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Torch of Friendship

401 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132-1924
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The Torch

It is a nice piece of History,Cold War.Miami is pan Americanism.Fidel Castro was the reason for... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2017
Joe S
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Miami, Florida, United States
In memory of a friendly President

Located on Biscayne Boulevard, in memory of the friendly president John F. Kennedy, one of... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2016
Betty P
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San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
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401 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132-1924
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

It is a nice piece of History,Cold War.Miami is pan Americanism.Fidel Castro was the reason for this monument,in 1960, and many other communists were promoting anti-Americanism. Miami is much less Anglo today after these failed socialist paradises.

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Reviewed December 8, 2016

Located on Biscayne Boulevard, in memory of the friendly president John F. Kennedy, one of America’s most beloved presidents. Built in 1960. A symbol of goodwill and friendship in the form of an obelisk with a flame fueled by natural gas or so they say....More

Thank Betty P
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

The Torch of Friendship on the right was dedicated by the city of Miami in 1960 to the everlasting friendship of our neighboring countries. The torch is the centerpiece of the memorial. Behind the torch are plaques representing different countries. On the farthest north end...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

I remember when this monument was dedicated to the Friendship with Pan American countries in 1960, and I was here when it was re-dedicated to President John F. Kenedy after his assassination in 1963. This monument hold many memories for me. It is a wonderful...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Simple and interesting. It is a good way to show your friends you love them by taking a photo with this monument.

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