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Australian National Korean War Memorial

Anzac Parade, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6243 4211
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The invasion

This is a monument about the Australian National Korean War Memorial. The Australians came to the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
Poses interesting questions

A large memorial with many parts that challenge your thoughts on this conflict . The design is... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
taqueeney
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average28%
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18 Sep 2017
“Poses interesting questions ”
9 Jul 2018
“The invasion”
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Anzac Parade, Canberra 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a monument about the Australian National Korean War Memorial. The Australians came to the rescue when North Korea invaded South Korea. The monument shows a huge obelisk and lots of metal poles where two soldiers are amidst these pools. The soldiers were holding...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

A large memorial with many parts that challenge your thoughts on this conflict . The design is clever and encourages questions from kids

Thank taqueeney
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Makes you feel proud and sad that all this has to happen all the time to keep peace in the world and not let others take over or treat people badly. So sad.

Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

These memorials are well maintained and somewhat haunting. They are worth a visit- especially for the history buffs.

Thank Rebecca N
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

Whilst at first glance this may seem like a bland memorial, there are many different components that give meaning and depth to it. An example is the obelisk, which is a memorial to those with no known grave, while the stainless steel poles represent all...More

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

This memorial is one of a number (12 or so) memorials along Anzac Parade. The memorial captures the architecture of the 1950s and commemorates those who served in the 'forgotten war'. Worth a visit to learn and remember those who served. But best undertaken with...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2012

The Korean War is often called the forgotten war. This memorial serves to highlight those forgotten warriors. It is worth taking the time to learn about the symbolism behind the artifacts that comprise this memorial.

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Reviewed 17 July 2012

Thought they could have done a better job on this one given the standard of some of those around it.

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Reviewed 21 April 2012

Really love this it has done my father and his mates proud.

1  Thank lynne s
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Reviewed 5 March 2012

One of the many memorials on Anzac parade, guide brochures help tell the story, collect from Visitor Centres and Regatta Point.

1  Thank Alison O
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