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Nice Little Park

This was right across the road from our hotel, and we finally went to see it before we left town... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
596Smokey
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Bloomington, Indiana
A Piece of History

This small outdoor exhibit/park is by the civic center. It includes a full height section of the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
william s
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Marietta, Georgia
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This exhibit is located in a Park close to Main Street in Rapid City. Stop by to see several additional exhibits in the Park.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

This was right across the road from our hotel, and we finally went to see it before we left town. It's a nice exhibit within a very pretty park. If we'd had more time it would have been a nice place to spend a day....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 596Smokey
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This small outdoor exhibit/park is by the civic center. It includes a full height section of the wall and multiple explanation panels. It was given in honor of the USAF supporting the West Berliner’s survival during the cold war.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank william s
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Informative, reflective, outdoor exhibit with sections of the actual Berlin Wall. Definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank r0adtripper62
Reviewed 21 September 2018

They have erected a small portion of the old Berlin Wall in a park in Rapid City. This memorial serves as a reminder of the horrors of that era in history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 15 September 2018

An authentic piece of the wall. Especially poignant for those of us who remember the wall, the Berlin Airlift and Checkpoint Charlie. Contrary to another review, it's not a "replica." It's part of the real thing. History and pictures are provided. Might not mean much...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

If you are in the neighborhood, this is a great drive by. I would not travel very far to see it however. Parking is plentiful as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MAPLARRY
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Before researching online for our upcoming vacation to Black Hills area, I did not know how this region was directly involved in cold war era American nuclear defense. While visiting Rapid City, we visited the Air and Space Museum and Minuteman missile sites. Our trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gautam B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Not nearly as big an exhibit as I was expecting. Honestly thought it was an indoor thing, but it is outside and not real big. They do have two sections of the wall here, and several informational displays. All in all not bad... but was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank schillke
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Quick and Interesting facts about how and why the wall existed. Good for people of a certain age who even remember the significance of the wall coming down. Worth the stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
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