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Such a beautiful Memorial

In searching for a places with military history in the area of Florence, I found this cemetery. My... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
RoseyVacation
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Middleburg, Florida
Beautiful setting, worth a visit

This cemetery is located outside Florence on the way to Chianti. The Italian government gave the... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Miki G
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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

In searching for a places with military history in the area of Florence, I found this cemetery. My husband loves his history and being a former Marine, I knew we had to make a stop. So glad that we did. Just like Pearl Harbor, it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

This cemetery is located outside Florence on the way to Chianti. The Italian government gave the land to the United States to honor their liberators, the airmen. It’s in a beautiful spot surrounded by vineyards and olive orchards; the typical Tuscan landscape and illustrates what...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Miki G
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I visit the American Battle Monument Cemeteries when I am near one. There are so many but all have several things in common. Burial places of young men (mostly) who gave they're all, immaculate grounds, and solemn peaceful environment. I pay my respects to these...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

A must-see site outside of Florence. It is a very moving resting place and pristine location for 4,800 killed-in-action from America. In addition plaques remember an additional 1,800 still listed as missing-in-action. Upon entering go to the back side of the cemetery to visit the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Martin G
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This memorial to all the service people is a must see place. Italy shows a great honor to all who help fight for thier freedom by having this built. The grounds are keep imaculate. Take your time and walk all the grounds as there are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Located 7 km or a 20 minute ride north of the city center of Florence, is the final resting place for 4,400 Americans, men and women who gave their lives defending our freedom during World War II. These heroes, average age 22, have no one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

A moving experience in the early morning light as we headed towards Tuscan Hill Towns and wineries. The memorial is a reminder of the cost of freedom and the complex relations between Americans and Europeans.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

This memorial cemetery is extremely well presented and maintained. The recognition of the Allied Forces presence in Florence was a revellation to us. The "guide" informed us of the significance of the site before allowing us to explore the grounds. This was quite an emotional...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kbower2016
Reviewed 6 October 2018

If you are in the central part of Italy and an American, i would say a visit here will stand out as much as anything you will see in Italy. It is a very real reminder of the price that our yourng men and women...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark R
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The grounds of the Memorial are immaculately maintained. The tributes written of the fallen heroes are respectful and narrate the bravery of the WWII soldiers and gratitude of the Italian people. The hillsides of Tuscany surrounds the Memorial providing serene comfort. There is a Chapel,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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The cemetery is very close to Florence (less than 10 miles). We had arranged a private tour and our tour guide made the stop on the way to the Chianti wineries. You could take a taxi or the bus.
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