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Lake View Cemetery

Open Now: 07:30 - 17:30
Open today: 07:30 - 17:30
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One of my go to spots to take visitors

Lake View Cemetery is a must visit for photographers, history buffs & anyone who enjoys the beauty... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Heather J
Cleveland, Ohio
If you're going to spend eternity somewhere, why not here?

This cemetery is more like a park, a beautiful park. Stroll the grounds or take a tour, you'll be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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As a tourist destination, The Lake View Cemetery offers a variety of walking, bus, and self-guided tours. Among the tour topics are geology, architecture, horticulture, nature, animals, and history. In addition, there are picnic sites and hiking...more
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12316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4393
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lake View Cemetery is a must visit for photographers, history buffs & anyone who enjoys the beauty of the outdoors and/or cemeteries. Lake View is a very park-like setting where one could literally get lost for hours walking. There are ponds, a dam, trails and...More

Thank Heather J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cemetery is more like a park, a beautiful park. Stroll the grounds or take a tour, you'll be surprised by who you see or walk over. Great vistas of the lake and Cleveland. See where Eliot Ness, Alan Freed (great headstone), President Garfield are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

you can help being in awe when you're next to John D. Rockefeller's obelisk or in the Tiffany designed Wade Chapel. the Wade Chapel is one of two Tiffany designed buildings left in this country. its free and to see the Tiffany mosaics is a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm so glad I decided to visit Lake View Cemetery while visiting Cleveland. it was so interesting to visit President Garfield's gravesite and to see the beautiful Tiffany glass inside of the Wade Chapel. Also seen Rockefeller's monument.

Thank MommaT_00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both of my parents are buried her. As well as President Roosevel, Elliott Ness, and other notables. There are Mosoleums.

Thank Gerri T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some friends and I drove almost 3 hours to tour this cemetery. The main thing we wanted to see was the sculpture Angel Of Death Victorious, the Haserot Angel. It is located in section 9. We also drove through taking in all the other sculptures...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I never thought I'd want to go to a cemetery during down time on a work trip but tagged along with some colleagues and truly enjoyed checking out Garfield's tomb and the beautiful serene landscape in this intriguing place. It is definitely worth stopping here...More

Thank loveditinhawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to be honest; I teased my Cleveland based friends that a cemetery was the 3rd best place to go in Cleveland, but it really was a great place to visit. I was impressed and it was a great place to walk around. Doubly...More

1  Thank Tyler W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cemeteries might not be the destination of choice when on vacation, but Lake View Cemetery is definitely worth a visit, both for the extensive history and the glorious nature. The Wade Memorial Chapel, designed by Louis Tiffany (son of the renowned jeweler), and the James...More

Thank Wolfy2K
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I took a tour with about a dozen others..i never thought I would like the tour but I really did..about 300 or so acres of well manicured vegetation and a lot of history...a small registration fee of $ 5.00...A PLACE TO SEE IF YOU'RE IN...More

Thank mark p
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Katie C
27 June 2018|
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Response from Santacruzcindy | Reviewed this property |
No fees involved. You drive around and stop where you want. There is a very knowledgeable historian at the Garfield memorial and a wonderful docent at the Wade Chapel. They both have maps available and can point out... More
Vicki H
23 April 2018|
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Response from 195robert | Reviewed this property |
Good idea to make a reservation in advance.
7 April 2018|
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Response from teresareker | Reviewed this property |
They have an administrative building who will help you locate and provide a map
Mary Jo K
10 August 2017|
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Response from Tarebear6464 | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the Garfield Bldg and office
7 June 2017|
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Response from bjsmusic | Reviewed this property |
There is an Entrance on Mayfield Road just before Coventry Road.Little Italy is just down Mayfield Road about 3 Minitues away. There is another Entrance near Kenilworth Rd ,a left at the Entrance will take you to the... More