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Thank You America Memorial

| Intersection of Klatovská Boulevard and Americká Street, Pilsen, Czech Republic
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Wow, so fun, heartwarming to see!

Salutes US Army's role in liberating this region. Quick, easy to view. Fun to visit during... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Jnjtiger
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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
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Removed for renovation. No update on when this will be up.
  • Excellent35%
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| Intersection of Klatovská Boulevard and Americká Street, Pilsen, Czech Republic
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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.

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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.

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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

2  Thank JanaZC
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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.

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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

1  Thank Jason B
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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.

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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).

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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

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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

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

One of the most usefull meeting point in Pilsen in the Czech Republic because of crossing all the lines!

Thank ExperienCZE
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