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Great to see at night

Would recommend visiting this at night. When it’s lit up, beautiful. Great photo opportunities at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johnakey
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Good exercise, great tributes

Well done tributes to those who served our country in numerous wars. Each level nicely done. Many... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
Carol K
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Lake Elmo, Minnesota
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 9, 2015

For history buffs, Lynchburg is a hidden gem! It was virtually untouched by ravaging federal forces during the War between the States and as a result was poised to "boom" at the war's ending. Court house Hill is a great place to start a trip...More

1  Thank Msgr M M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Main, Court and Church Streets in downtown Lynchburg have so much history. Fortunately, there are periodic plaques or signs that explain the local history, especially the Civil War era. Downtown improvements continue, making this city a nice place to visit, but there are lots of...More

2  Thank Ken & Alice C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend visiting this at night. When it’s lit up, beautiful. Great photo opportunities at night on a clear night. Must stop!

Thank Johnakey
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Well done tributes to those who served our country in numerous wars. Each level nicely done. Many levels provide rest stops.

Thank Carol K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

A special home town touch of those that gave their life for the fight for freedom mentioning those that died.

Thank 3Paull1988
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Just the walk around this area, full of history. Beautiful setting. Not for older individuals with any limitations.

Thank CaliCyan
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We parked on the uphill end of this street, walked down stopping by all of the monuments, then back up the stairs. There are monuments to the local veterans of all the different wars on each level of the hill. This is also a great...More

Thank Melissa_and_RobertP
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Went here when we went to the Lynchburg museum. Several beautiful monuments here to see, and perhaps the veterans will be gathering to honor the fallen when you are there. Lots of steps if you don't mind the exercise. Beautiful!

Thank Ben S
Reviewed June 23, 2017

The steps can't be beat for a good workout and the war memorials give one a chance to reflect on the sacrifice many made for our country.

1  Thank mom23boysnj
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Lynchburg's tiered stairway leading up to the 1850s courthouse honors local fighting men and women who were killed in action, beginning with the Civil War. A climb to the top rewards you with a terrific view and a chance to visit the great museum housed...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

The steps go up, up, up, up....... Loved the way each landing honored a different war and the veterans of that war. Chuch midway up is beautiful.

Thank Treehouse-2000
Reviewed July 18, 2016

This is a nice monument to honor Lynchburg veterans of various wars. There are many steps to climb between the monuments.

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