War Memorial Park is a prominent and well-known feature of the Civic District because of the civilian War Memorial fondly referred to as “The Chopsticks”. The 61 metres tall memorial comprises four columns, which represent the four races, joined at the base signifying the unity of all races and is dedicated to the civilians of all races who were victims of World War II. The War Memorial Park is characterised by open lawn areas with Gnetum gnemon (Melinjau) trees lining the walkway leading up to the memorial from the four corners of the park. Around the memorial is a pond. War Memorial Park is bounded by Nicoll Highway, Stamford Road, Beach Road and Bras Basah Road. It is about 5-minute walk from City Hall MRT Station. War Memorial Park is near Nicoll Highway (e); is near Beach Road; is near Nicoll Highway (w); is near Stamford Road; is near Bras Basah Road; is near Connaught Drive; is near Saint Andrew's Road; is near Raffles Boulevard; War Memorial Park is geographically located at latitude(1.2928 degrees) 1° 17' 34" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8548 degrees) 103° 51' 17" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to War Memorial Park are represented by the line of sight between two points and may not be nearest by road. For example, War Memorial Park is located 109 metres from Cc3 Esplanade. War Memorial Park is located 127 metres from One Raffles Link. War Memorial Park is located 137 metres from Singapore Recreation Club. War Memorial Park is located 144 metres from Swissotel The Stamford. War Memorial Park is located 154 metres from Citylink Mall.
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|One Raffles Link is located 0.1 Kilometres away from War Memorial Park. One Raffles Link - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Citylink Mall is located 0.2 Kilometres away from War Memorial Park. Citylink Mall - 4 Photo(s) Featured.|
|The Britannia Club (old) is located 0.2 Kilometres away from War Memorial Park. The Britannia Club (old) - 3 Photo(s) Featured.|
Swissotel The Stamford 0.1km, Fairmont Singapore 0.2km, Raffles The Plaza 0.2km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near War Memorial Park.
Citylink Mall 0.2km, Raffles City 0.2km, Capitol 0.4km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near War Memorial Park.
Cenotaph 0.3km, Chijmes 0.4km, The National Art Gallery of Singapore 0.4km, are places of interest (attraction) located near War Memorial Park.
SMU Administration Building 0.5km, Raffles Education Centre 0.6km, Lee Kong Chian School of Business 0.6km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near War Memorial Park.
Esplanade Park 0.2km, Padang 0.3km, Suntec City Koi Pond 0.4km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near War Memorial Park.
War Memorial Park