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Memorial to the US Army.

For years, the liberation of Pilsen has been lying. Until 1989, residents of Pilsen can say thanks... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Libornino
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Pilsen, Czech Republic
The two column are missing

We went by, and we realized, that the two big columns disappered. I don't know what happened, bud... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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| Intersection of Klatovská Boulevard and Americká Street, Pilsen, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

What a lovely memorial to Patton’s army. They have even named the street America Avenue and down the block is a road named for Gen Patton. This is a well done little area complete with flags and granite markers.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IndySig
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Salutes US Army's role in liberating this region. Quick, easy to view. Fun to visit during Liberation Anniversary celebrations in early May. Many mi uments throughout this region for the role of US Army and General Patton.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Jnjtiger
Reviewed 23 January 2018

For years, the liberation of Pilsen has been lying. Until 1989, residents of Pilsen can say thanks to America. The memorial burst and the city is preparing its reconstruction.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Libornino
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We have visited today and the monument is gone. There is a note both in Czech and English about some structural problem with the monument which is being repaired at the moment. The new one will be made out of granite from France apparently. Considering...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Any student of Patton, World War II, or the Cold War should see it. The columns were removed for repairs, so we walked right past it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TonyM_WorldTraveler
Reviewed 14 August 2017

So being American, we were quite surprised to read Pilsen had a "Thank you, America" memorial. We made sure to check it out. Thankfully we went in the daytime. It was populated by a large group of unkempt homeless, begging for beer money. The posts...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jason B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We went by, and we realized, that the two big columns disappered. I don't know what happened, bud nobody could explain it.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The people of Plzen haven't forgotten liberation by General Patton and his tanks from German control on 6 May 1945 and there's a yearly celebration even still with live reenacters in uniform and jeeps and various rebuilt US Army vehicles (circa WWII).

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank zHojo
Reviewed 5 February 2016

on the busy place, on the cross of two frequent streets, the tram and trolleybus station, you can miss it very easy

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Jana12016
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Nice place to see. There is a beautiful park there. Old buildings, great history. Also good to be here on the 8th of May

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Bogdan Y
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