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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Vietnam Veterans Plaza

Vietnam Memorial map_it

  • Location: South of 55 Water Street
  • Sculptor: Peter Wormser & William Fellows
  • Description: Glass wall, etched text, tablet
  • Materials: Glass, granite, interior lights, bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 16' W: 66'
  • Dedicated: May 6, 1985
  • Donor: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission
  • Inscription: INSCRIPTIONS CONSIST OF QUOTES FROM LETTERS SENT TO FRIENDS AND
    FAMILY FROM VIETNAM DURING THE WAR

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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Vietnam Veterans Plaza Weather

  • Mon
    Heavy Snow
    26°F
  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
    26°F
  • Wed
    Decreasing Clouds
    26°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
    29°F

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