Town Parks & Monuments

Hanover Veterans Memorial

495 Hanover St, Hanover, MA 02339, USA

Town of Hanover: 781.826.5000

Owned By: Town of Hanover

This small park, established in 2017, honors Hanover’s veterans. It is also home to the Hanover Bandstand. Right next door are the Hanover Playground complex, the B. Everett Hall Field, and a number of shaded picnic tables. The memorial includes short (0.04-mile) concrete walkway.


This park was established in part with Community Preservation funds.

Trail Description

The memorial includes short (0.04-mile) concrete walkway.

Habitats and Wildlife

This grassy park is set in a mostly flat, open area, close to Route 139. Some pine and maple trees provide shade around the perimeter. The property drains into an unnamed stream which flows south through Hanover, passing beneath Broadway before flowing into the Indian Head River near the Hanover/Hanson town line.

495 Hanover St, Hanover, MA 02339, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: Yes

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Ample on-site parking.

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy


Benches, memorials, bandstand.

Dogs: Dogs must remain on leash. Scoop the poop!

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Indian Head River (North River watershed)