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John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza

646 Main Street, Dallas, TX, United States
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  • John F. Kennedy Memorial PlazaPro 2014
    Joseph Coureur
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    2 May 19, 2014

    The JFK Memorial Plaza is a large open space with an ugly monument in the center. It's four concrete Ls the define an empty space in the middle. With everything that JFK did or accomplished, I would like to have some hint that the memorial was something about him and not a terrible abstract art project. Most people seemed to have mistaked the JFK Monument for Dealey Plaza, the site of his assassination.

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  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza
    world rover
    5 Aug 30, 2012

    Two X-s visible on Elm Street mark the spots where the bullets struck President Kennedy. The Grassy Knoll was the location where unsuspecting Abraham Zapruder filmed the assasination that changed the history of the world. 6th Floor Museum; The Life and Times of John F. Kennedy is adjacent to the plaza at the corner of Elm and Houston Street.

    Recommended for:History Buffs
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  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza
    Rachel Parrott
    4 Jul 20, 2012

    Not what I was expecting - very grim. But this is an important place for younger visitors to see because of its historical importance to their parents and grandparents. This place changed America for that generation just like 9/11 changed the country for the current cohort of young people.

    Recommended for:History Buffs
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  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza
    Patty Drew
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    5 Jul 08, 2012

    Here's the grassy knoll where supposedly a second shot was fired at JFK. Not confirmed though. You can walk these memorial grounds free of charge and read the signs and plaques explaining that sad day in American history.

    Recommended for:History Buffs
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    Brian B
    4 Oct 05, 2013

    Great Exhibits. Close to house.

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    Rik/Mary Ann
    5 Jul 09, 2013
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    Angie Peoples
    5 Feb 18, 2013

    Breathe taking!

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    andre
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    3 Apr 11, 2012
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    Denise Legey
    4 Sep 19, 2012
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    Kim West
    3 Jul 16, 2012
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    Ron Danasko
    5 May 11, 2012
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487 people visited John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza