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Wade Memorial Chapel

12316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4313
+1 216-421-2665
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Very Impressive

My friend and I decided to stop here after visiting the Garfield Monument in Lakeview Cemetery, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grand Island, NY
Cleveland Highlight!

We were touring beautiful Lakeview Cemetery and stopped in - did not know the stunning surprise... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dallas, Texas
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Wade Memorial Chapel, built in memory of Jeptha Wade, founder of The Western Union Telegraph Company and the first president of Lake View Cemetery, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is one of the few interiors left in the world that was totally designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany and his studios. The Chapel is open daily, April 1 through November 19, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
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12316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4313
+1 216-421-2665
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I decided to stop here after visiting the Garfield Monument in Lakeview Cemetery, and we are very glad we did. This is a beautiful building, with a magnificent Tiffany glass window which is the highlight. We were fortunate to meet Wayne, the...More

Thank Jfed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were touring beautiful Lakeview Cemetery and stopped in - did not know the stunning surprise that awaited! An entire chapel designed by Louis Tiffany in 1901 with incredible mosaics and the most enchanting Tiffany stained glass window, "The Flight of Souls". It depicts the...More

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chapel, designed by Tiffany, is beautiful with murals of mosaic tiles, a stained glass window and floor pattern continuing the Biblical theme. The docent explained every part of the chapel including the catafalque made of alabaster. It is a very serene place.

Thank 220cherylc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are looking around the Lakeside Cemetary, stop by the Wade Memorial Chapel. It is beautiful and right by a little lake.

Thank gdowiak1
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is one of the best things I saw in Cleveland. The mosaics in this chapel and the benches (made from Cedars of Lebanon) and the floor just make for an amazing and spiritual place. Tiffany designed the murals and much of the altar area...More

Thank Cecilia S
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I take all of my out of town guests here. This small chapel, built by the Wade Family (of Western Union money) was totally designed by Tiffany, The stained glass window, the exquisite mosaics on the wall (the Old Testament on one side, the New...More

Thank MWK51
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Our cruise ship tour visited Wade Chapel in Lake View Cemetery, and we were amazed. The building was built out of Vermont granite, and the interior -- including the rose window -- were created by Louis Comfort Tiffany studios. Listed on the National Register of...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 29 June 2017

my wife & I walked around lakeview cemetary in the morning , and took in the major grave stones. we ended the walk at the wade chapel and we got to listen in on the history of it which is highly recommended if available, the...More

Thank Kurt H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The Wade Chapel sits in the Lake View Cemetery and Honors Jephtha H. Wade. The interior is decorated by Tiffany and is exquisite! There is a lot of symbolism and the docent there is very knowledgeable and willing to share. The Wade Chapel is a...More

Thank 541beverlyb
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I read that they actually use this for weddings. The murals and Tiffany glass makes this a stunning Chapel in Lake View. Plus, There is a friendly docent to give you a tour and explain meaning of the murals on the walls. The Tiffany glass...More

Thank jgbtravels
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