Our site uses profiling cookies, also from third parties, to send advertising according to your preferences.
Please, click here to get more information or to deny your consent to all or certain cookie. Closing this banner, scrolling the page or clicking on any of its elements you may consent to the use of cookie.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0020017
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010013
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0

World War II Memorial in Nashville  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010008
Overall Evaluation
nessun voto
Rank 14# on 28
number of ratings 0
600 James Robertson Parkway
615 741-5280


The World War II Memorial in Nashville, Tennessee’s Bicentennial Park is a stunning tribute to one of the nation’s most devastating wars, yet one of their greatest military triumphs.

The monument features towering pillars made of black granite, on which images of various battles are engraved, such as the attacks at Pearl Harbor and the Battle of the Bulge.  Captions describe each photo and its relation to the history of Tennessee.  In the center of the pillar arrangement is a remarkable 18,000 pound black granite globe that floats on a shallow bed of water. With an almost magical aura, the enormous globe is in constant motion, slowly rotating in the 1/8 inch layer of water.  Miraculously, visitors can manipulate the motion of the globe with just a touch of their hands.  There are also seven concrete benches, which represent the seven Tennessee recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor.

The glistening black of the granite creates an eerily peaceful oasis for tribute to such a paramount part of our nation’s history; it incites deep introspection that all people can relate to, not just Tennessee natives. The monument is located inside Bicentennial Mall State Park at 600 James Robertson Parkway.

AttractionDetailTopContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0090086
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
MapSinglePin-GetPartialView = 0

Reviews World War II Memorial

Write your review about World War II Memorial
AttractionDetailReviewList-GetPartialView = 0,0050047

Do you know Nashville? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
ReviewAddReview-GetPartialView = 0,0040038
AttractionListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0,0050047

Hotel near World War II Memorial

HotelListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0,0180176
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AttractionFilterListOther-GetPartialView = 0,0040038
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0
ReviewLatestSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0040039

Search for offers in Nashville

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0,009009

The carry-on guide

Free Download
Nashville PDF Guide
GuideList-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
CommonInfoZoneInfo-GetPartialView = 0,0020017
Gallery_3xN_Small-GetPartialView = 0,006006
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0,0010009
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
Footer-GetPartialView = 0,0020021
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010009
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0