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Italian Cultural Garden

990 East Blvd, in Rockefeller Park, Cleveland, OH 44108
+1 216-916-7780
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Italian Cultural Garden - Renaissance Cultural Monument to Italy

The 2016 "Opera in the Italian Garden" a free annual concert was the best ever this year with the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Cleveland, Ohio
One of the best garden exhibits

The Italian ethic garden is probably the most developed of the 30 or more ethnic gardens in... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Tucson, Arizona
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990 East Blvd, in Rockefeller Park, Cleveland, OH 44108
+1 216-916-7780
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

The 2016 "Opera in the Italian Garden" a free annual concert was the best ever this year with the addition of the Cleveland Ballet. This beautiful Renaissance garden on two levels has two large Renaissance fountains and reminds you of Italy. It honors Italian cultural...More

1  Thank Italy333777
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Italian ethic garden is probably the most developed of the 30 or more ethnic gardens in Rockefeller Park. Used for private and public functions. This should be near the top of your list when you visit the gardens..

3  Thank AZ1912
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The park is VERY nice. Nice place to take a walk, go for a run or relax, have a picnic and read. each section of the park represents a different people group who settled here. old bridges, stairs, Great place for pictures, a small creek...More

2  Thank kingservent
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is the largest and most interesting of the gardens. It is commonly used for events (private and public) and should not be missed.

1  Thank MB185011
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Just drove through the garden as it was December and the only point of interest were the different statues. I am sure it is beautiful in the growing season.

Thank JWalker212
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Just beautiful , the statue of Dante is incredible , the face is beautiful. The sculptor Sandro Bonaiuto is talented beyond belief.

2  Thank bja1945
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We are blessed in Cleveland with many great cultural areas. The men of means in our city's past set aside land to make this all possible. Take it all in. There is so much to see here.

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Italian Cultural Garden has a Free, popular annual concert each July on the lawn, "Opera in the Italian Garden." Family friendly. Well know music from famous operas. Bring a picnic or purchase wood fired pizzas. Information: 216-916-7780

1  Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Cleveland Cultural Gardens occupy a large track of land on either side of MLK boulevard from University Circle and the lake. There are at least two dozen different gardens for different cultures with flowers, statues, bridges. The Italian garden is the most prominent among...More

2  Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Beautiful gardens, well worth the drive up the MLK. We didn`t find any parking, so we just kept driving. (if there was parking, it wasn`t clearly posted). The flower beds and statues throughout the park were gorgeous. It looked like the perfect place for a...More

3  Thank france_is_bacon
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Jene W
29 June 2015|
Response from Rumrummer314 | Reviewed this property |
According to the cultural gardens web site, the opera will be presented on July 26th from 6:00 to 7:30pm. Check out all the goings on on this site.