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Naval Aviaition Monuments

This cognomination of naval history pieces is awesome. We took photos of t. The newest one... read more

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Louise T
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We arrived in Virginia Beach the Tuesday after Labor Day and one evening during our stay we were... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
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Reviewed today

This cognomination of naval history pieces is awesome. We took photos of t. The newest one commemorates the Seal. ALl the monuments are life size and really put themselves forward. We just enjoyed them as tourists but the City of Virginia Beach should be very...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We arrived in Virginia Beach the Tuesday after Labor Day and one evening during our stay we were walking up Atlantic Ave and ran across this monument. If you are in the area & have an interest in aviation, do not miss this monument!

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

I happened upon this monument while walking along the boardwalk & am so glad I did. It was very informative & interesting. I learned about the lives of these brave men & women & walked away inspired by their dedication & bravery. The statues are...More

Thank Bob O
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We were just walking out to look at the beach one evening and happened to pass the monument. Since one of our party was from England and just happens to be a military aviation fan, we lingered for a while to fully appreciate all aspects...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We were just passing by to meet friends, but I was blown away by the quality of the sculptures, the short historical notes and the entire monument in general. It made me proud to be a Virginia Beach resident (and taxpayer). I you happen to...More

Thank lonscof
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I see things here that I have lived and fought for! Aircraft that I have worked on and ships that I lived on!!! I am PROUD to be a part of this Monument!

Thank MickyCee1975
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is an interesting place to visit and spend 15 or so minutes if you already happen to be at the boardwalk. Relatively well maintained monument. A mix of history and relatively recent happenings with information on Naval aviation history for the area as well...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a wonderful memorial with so much information that it takes about an hour to read and absorb all of it. I learned so much here and will have to come again on our next visit to Virginia Beach.

Thank journeymaid48
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Right off of the boardwalk when we were visiting, we didn't expect a historical tour of the naval aviation (planes of which could be seen and heard flying right overhead while we were there!), and it was quite a little treat. And the free price...More

Thank mmbcde
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a terrific monument on the Virginia Beach boardwalk, right behind the Norwegian Lady statue. A rambling bronze and granite set of statues and exhibits recounting the history of naval aviation from the early 1900’s through today. There are many plaques to read along...More

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These statues etc. are outdoors and available for viewing. If you can get there, they can be seen!
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