American Memorial Park, MP
National Park Service
American Memorial Park honors the American and Marianas people who gave their lives during the Marianas Campaign of World War II. 5,204 names are inscribed on a memorial which was dedicated during the 50th Anniversary of the Invasion of Saipan. Within the 133-acre boundary are white beaches, sporting areas, picnic sites, playgrounds, walkways, and a 30-acre protected wetland and mangrove forest.
Address:Microbeach Road, Garapan
P.O. Box 5198 CHRB
Directions:The park is centrally located along the western shoreline of Saipan in Garapan Village. Traveling from the airport, proceed north on Airport Road (Tun Herman Pan Highway) until the road ends at Monsignor Guerrero Road (16 Highway). Turn left on Monsignor Guerrero Road, and continue until the road ends at Beach Road. Turn right onto Beach Road, and continue until the road ends at the park's mall entrance. You will see a sign for American Memorial Park in front of you, and the Court of Honor and Flag Circle in the distance. Turn left onto Micro Beach Road and proceed to the parking lot and Visitor Center on your right. The park is within easy walking distance from hotels in Garapan's tourist district. From other locations, the park can be reached by taxi or rental car. Camping is not allowed at American Memorial Park. There are no entrance fees.