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This place is steeped in history of all the service people we lost during both world wars . it also... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jill o
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Moving memorial

Very moving place to visit, great veiws also of the sea surrounding Plymouth Sound.Can spend hour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
blackorchid222
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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The Plymouth Naval Memorial commemorates 7,251 sailors of the First World War and 15,933 of the Second World War. The Memorial is situated centrally on The Hoe which looks directly towards Plymouth Sound. It is accessible at all times. Copies of the...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is steeped in history of all the service people we lost during both world wars . it also has a senseory garden nearby and wonderful walks across top of the hoe and you can even climb Smeaton Tower which is nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jill o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very moving place to visit, great veiws also of the sea surrounding Plymouth Sound.Can spend hour or to if read the names listed of both wars.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank blackorchid222
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Placed on the Hoe, a place to remember lost comrades. The marking point for the Rememberance Sunday tributes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul N
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I'm a frequent visitor to Plymouth How, usually for a specific reason, or occasion. Today it dawned on me that it had been there, watching me go about my business undisturbed. It may have been all the posts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or other social...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

So many names so many lives lost, fitting memorial for those heroes may they rest in peace. I recommend everyone to visit if you have the time

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 4 November 2018

When I lived in Plymouth, I tried to visit weekly. It is a perfect tribute to those we lost and those who continue to fight for our country. I have spent many hours going over the names, researching them and remembering them as individuals. Always...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laura B
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The Naval Memorial sits in a prominent position on Plymouth Hoe. It is a fitting tribute to those who served and lost their lives at sea. There are so many names. It is well maintained and well worth stopping to visit to pay respects.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chrissieb94
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Larger than you think and very moving. Worth a visit to see this piece of history with all naval losses during both world wars. Close to the Hoe.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sarahcK781SR
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Went to look for my wife's uncle's name. Quite moving. Lost at sea in the Mediterranean Sea, WW2. So many names with no future.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 29 September 2018

For centuries Plymouth has been a naval town and this impressive memorial to members of the Royal Navy who fought and died in World Wars One and Two, is a fitting tribute to those who sacrificed everything in defence of this island nation. My father...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David B
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I certainly made no comment about 'sitting around' and am well aware of its significance, thank you.
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