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A wonderful tribute to a hometown hero

I happened to be passing through the community and took time out to visit the Sr Ronald E McNair... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Vero Beach, Florida
via mobile
Place of Reflection

This small memorial is a tribute to Dr. Ronald E. McNair who was a member of the ill-fated... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Lake City, South Carolina
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25 Jun 2018
“A wonderful tribute to a hometown hero”
31 May 2018
“Place of Reflection”
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221 E Main St, Lake City, SC 29560-2113
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I happened to be passing through the community and took time out to visit the Sr Ronald E McNair Memorial. I am glad I stopped. What a wonderful inspiration this memorial serves.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank wbladesr
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This small memorial is a tribute to Dr. Ronald E. McNair who was a member of the ill-fated Challenger Mission on January 28, 1986. The sculpture and reflection pool highlight his many accomplishments and serves as an inspiration reminder of what one can accomplish in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MattL132
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is an attractive memorial next to the library in Lake City, South Carolina. Lake City is proud of Dr McNair also naming the main road through town for him

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RWH
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice tribute to Lake City born astronaut Ron McNair. It increased my appreciation for those brave enough to ride a rocket into space and it is definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Spring is just starting. I am sure that in full bloom is is really beautiful. I look forward to coming back in a few months.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Cecilia B
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This memorial is something that I see every day,because it is my home town and its beautiful.we we all here never forget Dr Ronald,for most of his family is here.which is Home

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 298stellam
Reviewed 17 May 2016

It should be obvious to anyone visiting Lake City that the town is very proud of Ron McNair. The memorial is very nice and was so moving to see that I actually ordered a book about Ron McNair when I got home so I could...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 26 April 2016

A quiet place next to the library. A memorial to the man from Lake City. SC. who lived his dream. I stop and just enjoy the quiet before going into the Library.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Willie M
Reviewed 12 January 2016

When to or through Lake City with or without kids the Dr. Ronald McNair Garden is a place you should and share the experience that it details.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I've visited this memorial three times; it's the final resting place of Space Shuttle Challenger astronaut Ronald E. McNair, for whom US 52 in Lake City is named. The memorial tells a brief story of Dr. McNair's amazing life, a story I enjoy reading anew...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank 1979SE
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