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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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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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
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 monuments of interest. Also Wikipedia and the cemetary website are very informative.