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Patriots Point Cold War Submarine Memorial

40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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This mocked sub is only shown turret structure only above ground. Display is not in water. The best... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jmflato
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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Good reminder

Well done memorial inspired by the days when subs and their crews used to be based here. Conning... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NeverUnpacked
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Westfield, Indiana
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40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mocked sub is only shown turret structure only above ground. Display is not in water. The best part is this is outside and totally free.

1  Thank Jmflato
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well done memorial inspired by the days when subs and their crews used to be based here. Conning tower and tail are sticking out of the ground, while the grassy mound represents the sub hull. Gives you a good idea of the size and dimensions...More

Thank NeverUnpacked
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right across from Patriots Point is a small park with the cold war submarine and other items. There are plaques that describe what they are about. The best thing is that it is free. Plan about 15 minutes to view.

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Its one of those places that people are a little confused. A memorial to the Cold War. Submariners were on a Cold Front Line. Rather fitting such a memorial is placed at Patriots Point well done.

Thank roy1916
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Patriots Point....A perfect spot for memorials like this. It only takes a few minutes to stop and see and it is well worth the time, We have driven by it several times and admired it from a distance. Today we stopped and took a quick...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 2 June 2017

You get to climb in and walk the length of the sub seeing various items inside. This is a must do if you are at Patriots Point but would be hard for elderly or people with disabilities.

Thank Brandy_N1975
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Years ago I used to boat up and down the Cooper River and would often come astride one of the nuclear submarines going out or coming in from its 6-month deployment. Ever feel like a minnow next to a whale - well I did. The...More

Thank Appealing56
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Was a quick stop that caught my eye. very interesting if you read all the displays. Doesn't take long to see so worth a quick stop.

Thank fmattship
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This memorial is very nice. It features a submarine buried in the ground with a nice path winding around it. It is worth a stop, but I wouldn't make it a priority on your trip.

Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A full-sized submarine, submerging in..... a field of grass??? Free exhibit....This caught my attention, by the ball field of the University of Charleston, in Mount Pleasant, S.C. The multiple plaques and explanatory pieces about the submarine corps of the Cold War era was fascinating.

Thank wyzeguys
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