Veterans Memorial Obelisk

Veterans Memorial Obelisk

Veteran’s Memorial Plaza, once known as Obelisk Square, is located immediately north of the Indiana War Memorial. The Obelisk and Fountain rise from the center of the plaza, while flagpoles bearing the flags of each of the 50 United States stand on the east and west sides. Completed in 1930, the park was originally a broad concrete square, but was converted into a landscaped park with trees in 1976 as part of the celebration of America’s Bicentennial. In 2004, the park was again reconfigured to

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Collection: State of Indiana

Medium type: Bronze; Granite; Stone/Marble; Terrazzo

Date created: 1930

Dimensions: 100 ft. high

Associated artists

Henry Hering
Henry Hering


Indianapolis, IN, 46204

Additional Info


  • Image from Indiana War Memorials Foundation


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