Gold Star Families Park & Memorial, Chicago

#28 of 44 in Parks in Chicago
Park · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Gold Star Families Memorial and Park is located east of Soldier Field in Chicago, in the U.S. state of Illinois. The memorial is maintained by the Chicago Police Department Honor Guard and is intended to honor 585 CPD officers who died in the line of duty. The memorial was dedicated in 2006 by the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation. A guard from the CPD is also posted at the memorial 24/7, similarly to the Tomb guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington.
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  • This is a public Park located east of Soldier Field in Chicago. The memorial was created in order to honor the Chicago Police officers who died in the line of duty. It is wonderful to walk around the....  more »
  • Nice memorial. The park is a very nice place to walk around, great view of soldier field but the memorial is very well taken care as it should be!  more »
  • Anyone who can attend a run to remember or walk even should go😊 my family members are police officers & raising $ for does officers that had to lose their life to save someone else's should be at least given that supported respect from the public not all cops are bad people the public should know that😊👮‍♀️👮‍♂️ I hope I see a big crowd next year come join me roll or walk😊 please & thank you 😁
  • Beautiful and moving. Got there when it was dark but that did not take away from its beauty. Very touching.

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