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Who knew??!!

Really a nice site and i had no clue it was even there! A great little find! I discovered it on my... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Waterloo, New York
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What A Great Memorial To Their Local Heroes

In 2008, the Town of Waterloo opened their small Civil War Memorial. It honors the 57 local men... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Richmond, Virginia
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The American Civil War Memorial pays tribute to the sacrifice made by citizens of Waterloo during the Civil War, and recognizes the soldiers from the North and the South who gave their lives in the conflict. The Memorial includes individual...more
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46 Washington St, Waterloo, NY 13165-1404
+1 585-703-6489
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Interesting fusion of old and new art styles merging to honor the 53 Waterloo residents who died in the Civil War at this small Civil War Memorial. It honors the 57 local men that fought and died in the Civil War. When you consider that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Really a nice site and i had no clue it was even there! A great little find! I discovered it on my new morning walk!!

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank 164claudiaf
Reviewed 14 September 2017

In 2008, the Town of Waterloo opened their small Civil War Memorial. It honors the 57 local men that fought and died in the Civil War. There is a cenotaph (a memorial to honor a person whose remains are elsewhere) for each. In addition, there...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Came upon this by accident while we were looking for the canal locks between the lakes. Nice small park for the memorial how ever no parking spots.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Edward T
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Nice remembrance of the Civil War and its effect on the local population. Not a great location. Tucked into a very small piece of land alongside the Barge Canal. Parking is not always easy. Worth a visit to feel the reverence of the site.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Happygrandma10
Reviewed 23 March 2017

After the snow storm we had in Waterloo I went for a walk. I walked to the ACWM. The wind was still blowing a little bit, but the sun was shining bright. I could see the large star stone and the sun made the gilded...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank kathrynev2015
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Memorial of war dead from this area. They have put up a memorial stone with information about each of the war dead from this area. Central area is decorated with a grove of trees and most are DEAD. Time to replace them.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ROKColorado
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My husband and I visited this spectacular memorial, enticed by the civil war novel, Savages Station and the promise of a beautiful day along the canal park. (There is no entry fee). The accompanying narrative on the Town's digital site for the memorial provides a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
5  Thank PatriciaQi
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

A short but worthwhile visit. Well laid out memorial. A nice tribute . We are from Ontario, have an interest in American Civil War. Having been to Gettysburg several times, we decided to check this memorial out. Glad we stopped.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank 428donnat
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Worth stopping to see ... Very well done. And we are proud of our Memorial. Easy to find ... and around the corner from Great Restaurants

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank jhy65
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