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Mt Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Honoring Veterans by Preserving Their Legacy

One of the most unique Veterans Memorials in America. The only one to honor veterans, living and deceased, from the Revolutionary War to the current global "War on Terror." Black granite plaques include a picture of the veteran with a brief summary of their military experience.

Currently there are over 3,500 veterans honored on the Memorial Walls. Five new walls were recently constructed will accommodate an additional 2,400 plaques. Honorees include Presidents. twelve Medal of Honor recipients, Generals, celebrity veterans and many other veterans with names that are not familiar, but who proudly served our country helping preserve the freedoms we enjoy as Americans.

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Contact Info

(858) 459-2314


Daily: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM


General Information:

  • Major ceremonies are held on Memorial Day and during Veterans Week in November
  • There are over 40 individual Veteran Honor Ceremonies conducted during the year
  • Plaques are available to honor any person who served honorably in the Military
  • Mt. Soledad Memorial Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

For Your Visit:

  • Volunteer Docents are available to answer questions about the Memorial
  • Docents are also available to conduct brief tours of the Memorial on request
  • Many volunteer opportunities are available
  • The Memorial is maintained by Mt. Soledad Memorial Association
  • Honor your veteran by purchasing a plaque. Call to get started

More Information

  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Kid Friendly

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