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Virginia Memorial

Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, PA
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Just beautiful!

The artistry of these monuments is truly breathtaking! Anyone who is interested in Civil War... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lrmccoy
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Vincennes, Indiana
Beautiful Monument

The Virginia Memorial overlooks the field where Pickett's Charge took place. The artwork on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ZeelandScoutMom
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Zeeland, MI
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Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, PA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The artistry of these monuments is truly breathtaking! Anyone who is interested in Civil War history should make the trip and experience the monuments on the battle field

Thank lrmccoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Virginia Memorial overlooks the field where Pickett's Charge took place. The artwork on the statues is wonderful.

Thank ZeelandScoutMom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw this from our bus tour and was explained in great detail by our tour guide. The bus tour is the only way to go!

Thank GayleJ18
Reviewed 15 October 2017

In my opinion this is probably one of the most magnificant memorials at Gettysburg. One can only hope that it survives all the hoopla of monument removal.

Thank sheltercove
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Examining the Memorial and thinking of all of the fighting men who died to protect their States rights gave me chills.

1  Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This monument and the fields around tells about a battle that shouldn’t have taken place. The thousands of young lives that were lost. They couldn’t retreat or they would have been labeled as cowards so they marched forward to their defeat and death. Thousands were...More

Thank SweetSydneyToronto
Reviewed 5 October 2017

General Lee astride his horse traveler was #1 on our visit list and were very glad we stopped. This has everything to do with history, courage, honor and love of Country.....and as Pennsylvania residents we respect and admire ALL that fought here. Simply amazing. Congrats...More

Thank IrishFan-80
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The State of Virginia did a nice job on this one. It's a very respectful monument that highlights Robert E Lee while still supporting the ordinary people and soldiers of Virginia.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

It took us 3 tries to find this monument. It is on a one way road. You can see the State of Pennsylvania Monument from here across a large field(s). There is a circular drive that you can pull off & park. Get a map...More

Thank SirPenLadyGwen
Reviewed 25 September 2017

After four hours of looking at monuments you can begin to get a little weary. But, once the tour arrived at this location I found myself studying the faces of these sculpted soldiers. A great deal of pride in service and of state are reflected...More

Thank Dio F
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