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Confederate Monument

19-79 S Bainbridge St, Montgomery, AL
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Cool monument

The most striking Confederate memorial column this reviewer has ever seen in the south. The tribute... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Very intricate

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

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Kevin W
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Commemorates more than 122,000 soldiers from Alabama who fought and died for the Confederacy during the Civil War.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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19-79 S Bainbridge St, Montgomery, AL

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Reviewed 3 April 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.

1  Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 28 March 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.

1  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 19 March 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 .

Thank Michele H
Reviewed 24 August 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

4  Thank Patty B
Reviewed 28 July 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.

Thank jrundles
Reviewed 23 April 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

2  Thank billdale
Reviewed 11 March 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.

2  Thank desfwillis
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

To take something down is to remove our history, whether you like it or not, good or bad, it's our history!!!

3  Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

It saddens me to read the simplistic opinions of prejudiced people regarding this memorial. We were here today on a field trip for 4th graders and it was a great catalyst for discussion about men from another time who felt protective of their homes and...More

2  Thank SandDownSouth
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Steps from where MLK, Jr. completed the march from Selma, there is a huge monument to the white men who stole and enslaved millions of Africans, then fought and died to preserve that system. Does Hitler deserve a monument? He probably didn't kill as many...More

3  Thank MrsTwo
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