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Gold Star Families Park & Memorial

South Museum Campus Drive, Chicago, IL 60605
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Excellent Memorial

This site is dedicated to the men and women in blue that have lost their lives performing their... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Taylor M
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Dallas, Texas
Excellent memorial

This is an excellent memorial to visit while walking lakefront, or when visiting Solider Field. It... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Matt S
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Brighton, Michigan
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Apr 10, 2017
“Excellent Memorial”
Sep 28, 2016
“Excellent memorial”
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South Museum Campus Drive, Chicago, IL 60605
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

This site is dedicated to the men and women in blue that have lost their lives performing their sacred duty to the City of Chicago or to the United States in the armed services. It is off the beaten path close to Soldier Field, but...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2016

This is an excellent memorial to visit while walking lakefront, or when visiting Solider Field. It shouldn't be that much of an effort to visit, and is very touching. The park also provides an excellent vantage point to Soldier Field, across the street.

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Reviewed June 13, 2016

The large memorial before entering Soldier Field is tall and gorgeous as well as the memorial for the Chicago Police with the water flowing! This is a wonderful tribute to the fallen police officers of Chicago! I did not see the entire park, but it...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Went with the family to the St. Jude's March to commemorate fallen officers. It is a great scene... You have many, many officers from all over Chicago marching to commemorate their fallen colleagues and you hear the bagpipes playing in the background which sound amazing....More

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Reviewed March 28, 2016

Dedicated in 2006, the memorial pays tribute to all of the police officers who have died in the line and performance of duty since the formation of the Chicago Police Department in the 1830s.

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed November 15, 2014

Located just east of Soldier Field, this memorial was brought to fruition by the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and is named for the survivors in the police family. It serves as a perfect place to remember the Chicago Police Officers whose lives have been tragically...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2014

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation commissioned this five-acre portion of Burnham Park, dedicated in 2006 to the memory of officers who have died in the line of duty since the department began in 1830. The center of the memorial is a circular wall with granite...More

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South Loop
This downtown neighborhood offers a variety of
activities ranging from cultural to sporting. If you
happen to visit during football season, you may bump
into a boisterous few fans on their way to a Bears
game on the southernmost tip of South Loop. On the
flip side, Museum Campus offers cultural and
educational experiences in its planetarium, museum and
aquarium, all situated along the lakefront. Grant Park
...More
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