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Very intricate

The statue is very tall and the work on the statue is very intricate and astounding. It pays... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2017
Kevin W
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Impressive

We stoped here and the capital because we wanted something to do before the ride home . The... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
Michele H
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Salem, Alabama
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Commemorates more than 122,000 soldiers from Alabama who fought and died for the Confederacy during the Civil War.
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19-79 S Bainbridge St, Montgomery, AL
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

The purpose of these statutes is to celebrate white supremacy in the present. Many historians have proven, Confederate memorials celebrated slavery, the South as a slave society, and white supremacy in general.

3  Thank Jostlen C
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful memorial to our soldiers who fought in the Civil War. A fitting tribute! Well crafted and strategically placed near the Capitol.

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Most beautiful Confederate Memorial ; very intricate. Disappointed the flags are not a part of it. Montgomery is a beautiful city. The city is an excellent example of not only preserving their Civil War history but also supporting their Civil Rights history. Preservation of history...More

4  Thank greensgirl46
Reviewed April 3, 2017

The most striking Confederate memorial column this reviewer has ever seen in the south. The tribute to all of the lost soldiers and sailors is stunningly beautiful, with rich carvings and figures. Stop and see this part of history while you still can.

4  Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

The statue is very tall and the work on the statue is very intricate and astounding. It pays tribute to the soldiers and sailors of the Confederate States. If you love American history, take time to see this beautiful statue.

3  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

We stoped here and the capital because we wanted something to do before the ride home . The monuments are nice -some at the capital may need a little maintenance. It was enjoyable . We had to pay to park .

2  Thank Michele H
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Walk up the hill to the capital and view this beautiful monument to honor the men who fought for the Confederacy. The sculptor work is really outstanding and the poetry one the monument is very touching. Enjoyed seeing it and looking over the city. The...More

9  Thank Patty B
Reviewed July 28, 2016

The craftsmanship it took to create this thing is unreal. there are at least four "faces" to the monument and each one is as intricately carved and assembled as the other. Also an easy stop and look attraction in Montgomery. Right outside the Capitol.

1  Thank jrundles
Reviewed April 23, 2016

The story of the men and women that fought to protect their homes and families from an invading army is one heard around the world in many war torn countries. This was also the case in the southern states in the middle of the 19tj...More

4  Thank billdale
Reviewed March 11, 2016

OK as monuments go, one better hurry before it is removed along with all other history of the Confederate States of America. One of the better monuments to Confederate Soldiers throughout the South.

3  Thank Dave W
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