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Maryland World War II Memorial

Ritchie Highway MD Rte 450, Annapolis, MD
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Great spot to rest and reflect

Nice spot to briefly get away from the crowds and take a minute to think about what really matters... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Georgetown, Delaware
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Great spot to see Annapolis

The memorial has a really good vantage point to see the Naval Academy and the Severn River area. As... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Annapolis, Maryland
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Ritchie Highway MD Rte 450, Annapolis, MD
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to briefly get away from the crowds and take a minute to think about what really matters. Very nice view from the overlook

Thank K M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The memorial has a really good vantage point to see the Naval Academy and the Severn River area. As a historic site, it's a smallish monument to those who gave their lives for our country. Worth the time.

Thank Cookiebob
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This memorial and overlook should not be missed by anyone. if the sun is out it is the most scenic view, by far in the area

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I stumbled across this while looking for a gas station. My husband and I returned there and were so glad we did. It's a small place and took less that 15 minutes to enjoy but it was worth it. The view of the Naval Academy...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Tucked away between lanes of traffic is a amazing tribute to the servicemen and servicewomen who went to war for us. The memorial is very moving and there are very informative descriptions of key aspects of the history of the War.

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Thankful that our country cares to remember and honor our Veterans. This memorial is beautiful and a wonderful experience in the middle of a busy city. Don't miss it! Share it with the next generation!

Thank melissajv
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The memorial gives you a perspective on the amount of lives lost during the war. It also provides a moving view back over the river at the Naval Academy! Very nicely done!!

Thank Jody H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Located overlooking the Severn River in Annapolis, it provides a beautiful, peaceful place for reflection and honoring of those who served their country during WW II. TIP: There is a small parking lot behind the memorial and this site is visited on the Discover Annapolis...More

1  Thank We-R-Voyagers
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A nice place to stop and stretch your legs with a scenic overlook of the Naval Academy across the river. Interpretive signs describe Maryland's participation in the war, and the names of Maryland's war casualties are inscribed in alphabetical order on panels. In-ground world maps...More

1  Thank jrudnits
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is a very nice little memorial atop a hill overlooking the Severn River and the U.S. Naval Academy on the far shore. The memorial contains the names of Marylanders from WW II and has some significant history on the plaques placed around the perimeter....More

Thank Ezzbear
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Diana G
1 March 2016|
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Response from Soupster | Reviewed this property |
As stated above, this is a monument area with a wonderful view, but no museum, The WWII Museum in New Orleans is a good suggestion- you can probably contact them on-line and ask about donating your dad's "stuff".