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Beautiful Respite

The grounds are impeccable and so serene. The history of the cemetery and notaries interred is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KatBugs
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A well kept cemetery

We went to this cemetery to see the grave of President Garfield.and found out Elliott Ness . is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Diane B
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Fairview Heights, Illinois
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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 via mobile

The grounds are impeccable and so serene. The history of the cemetery and notaries interred is remarkable. Visiting Lakeview was a mini trip to the past. The headstones, masouleam and chapels were lovely. One had a sense of walking through time and getting a glimpse...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this cemetery to see the grave of President Garfield.and found out Elliott Ness . is buried here also. This is a beautiful cemetery with President Garfield's grave/mausoleum sitting on top of the hill. Unfortunately, we were here in late March, and we...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! The Garfield tomb is a stunning destination. The architecture. The view. The tomb. And there was a concert outside during our visit. The chapel was closed but we did get a glance at Rockefeller’s gravesite.

Thank flory18
Reviewed 1 week ago

A peaceful place, where the famous and not so famous (including my mom) rest. Garfield's Tomb is interesting, but Wade Chapel is amazing, with Tiffany glass and mosaics.

Thank Paula K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I buried my late wife here in 2003 and enjoy visiting here often. The beauty of the grounds and the park like atmosphere is very comforting. Has wonderful history and historical significance

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not usually a "cemetery person": I don't seek out cemeteries when we travel. Even the famous ones. The only reason i wanted to visit this one is because of the number of high ratings it has on TripAdvisor. I am so glad we visited....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We don't usually visit cemeteries while on vacation, but Lake View Cemetery was definitely worth the time we spent here. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has former President James A. Garfield's Monument located here. If wandering through the cemetery,...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lake view cemetery has alot of historical monuments there as well as alot of history and very important people that made cleveland a thriving city back in the day including one president the most famous statue is the hasarot angle I think I spelled it...More

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How exciting/interesting can a cemetery be? This one is really cool. President Garfield’s memorial is incredible—with views from the terrace all the way out to Lake Erie. Wade Chapel is also magnificent. Drive or walk around and see unique grave markers, mausoleums and beautiful grounds....More

Thank gefilte63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend told me about this cemetery. There are over 100,000 graves here. The most prominent memorial is that of our 20th President James A. Garfield. Inside the memorial is amazing from the stain glass to the top of the dome. It even has an...More

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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
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Vicki H
23 April 2018|
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Response from 195robert | Reviewed this property |
Good idea to make a reservation in advance.
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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
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