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Another "landmark" for CowTown

ALWAYS drive or ride my cycle around this when in town. Just "one of those things" a former local... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Gene G
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Fairfax, Virginia
I have been there many time

My home town a beautiful place the veterans monument and the covered bridge has alway meant alot to... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Judie K
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E. Elk Ave & Main Street circle, 1 block from the Covered bridge, Elizabethton, TN 37643
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

ALWAYS drive or ride my cycle around this when in town. Just "one of those things" a former local must do.

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My home town a beautiful place the veterans monument and the covered bridge has alway meant alot to everyone in our little town you can go and set and relax by the river see the ducks ,and also walk up town many different stores to...More

Thank Judie K
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Moving experience, this monument was built in the early history of carter county tenn. this is one of the oldest counties in the state

Thank lovetenn
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The monument is in the middle of a traffic circle so the visit was very brief. Very visually appealing. Glad to see our vets honored.

Thank WCUcody
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Unable to walk to the monument. It's in the middle of a traffic circle. It is well kept and it's nice to know that we Veteran's still have a monument that doesn't offend anyone.

Thank pameliacora
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It is a memorial for the Veterans of all wars, and has been there as long as i can remember. There is also an empty chair across the street at the Courthouse for the MIA's

Thank JRexS
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I moved from South Florida to Johnson City then Elizabethton! Beautiful monument and small town family! Take time to view this monument and reflect on what it represents!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Veterans' Monument in downtown Elizabethton is found on a roundabout at the intersection of Main Street and East Elk Avenue that features two Civil War-era short field cannons and a rather nice layout of knockout rose bushes around the base of the monument. If...More

1  Thank ElmerGantry
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is one side of the entrance to downtown shops and a few hundred feet from the covered bridge. It's an easy drive by but one should spend a little time to remember those they honor.

Thank scoutdreams
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Monument is located in the middle of the traffic circle at the end of the old downtown area. The area is a very quaint and well maintained historic district. Very nice place to take a stroll and do some antiquing

Thank Kris G
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