We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument

3 Public Sq, Cleveland, OH 44114-2221
+1 216-621-3710
Review Highlights
Awesome history

Stopped while walking around downtown Cleveland. Volunteers were so knowledgeable. Explained the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Holt, Michigan
via mobile
Give yourself time, if you like any history

Many sculptures are worth a look, this is worth a tour. Go inside. See the 9000 names. Enough... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David K
Houston, Texas
Read all 254 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“civil war” (58 reviews)
“public square” (59 reviews)
“ghost tour” (4 reviews)
3 Public Sq, Cleveland, OH 44114-2221
+1 216-621-3710
Write a Review
Reviews (254)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped while walking around downtown Cleveland. Volunteers were so knowledgeable. Explained the structure and meaning behind the sculptures. So much history. If you call yourself a civil war buff, it's a must see.

Thank Piranha44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many sculptures are worth a look, this is worth a tour. Go inside. See the 9000 names. Enough memorabilia to be interesting, not overwhelming. Addresses soldiers, sailors, women, warriors of color, and the President. Give yourself 30 minutes. And walk across the park to see...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to the Terminal Center. Worth a visit - very interesting, historical. Go in and see the exhibits on display.

Thank gjbooth
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was very impressed and took pictures from all sides! I didn't expect it to be so expansive. Coming from the Buffalo area we don't have anything that closely resembles this work of art!

Thank MagicalDisney
Reviewed 5 May 2017

In the center square of town this free stop has the walls inside engraved with the names of all the brave men and women who served in the Revolutionary War form the nearby counties.Beautiful Bronze statues and the caretakers is one of the nicest polite...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

yes its a statue, but the area around is beutiful, close to many outside attractions summer or winter.

Thank hweiss13
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Located in public square in Downtown Cleveland. This is right across from the entrance to Tower City. It's free and displays many Civil War artifacts. The curator was filled with information and tid-bits on local history you just cant get from the library.

Thank jfrey08
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This monument gives you a window to the past. It is a beautiful monument with a congenial staff. There is information about soldiers who served and beautiful sculptures and windows. I really enjoyed my visit.

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Until I was there for Winterfest, I did not realize you could actually go inside the monument. There is some interesting information and visuals on Cleveland's contribution to the civil war if you are interested in that kind of thing. The space though was old...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I was stuck in traffic and got to see this about five times from every angle. It is surrounded by a very close street, almost an after through the in city planning. The monument itself beautiful...easy access and location....horrible.

Thank Pearl H
Nearby Restaurants
B Spot Burgers
173 reviews
.13 km away
Pura Vida by Brandt
151 reviews
.09 km away
25 reviews
.07 km away
House of Blues
213 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
JACK Cleveland Casino
6,893 reviews
.10 km away
Cleveland Public Library
161 reviews
.23 km away
Terminal Tower
195 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines