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Lake View Cemetery

Closed Now: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Very interesting cemetery- chapel with Tiffany window and mosaic tile of Old And New Testament... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
paula s
Lake View Cemetery

I have both walked and driven in this large cemetery and I recommend driving because you can't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ballston Lake, New York
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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 2 days ago

Very interesting cemetery- chapel with Tiffany window and mosaic tile of Old And New Testament- very knowledgeable volunteers - burial,site of many famous people

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank paula s
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have both walked and driven in this large cemetery and I recommend driving because you can't possibly walk all of it and see everything. Final resting place for Elliot Ness, Alan Freed, John Rockefeller and, of course, President Garfield. We were not able to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were amazed at all of the artistic family plot markers, many mausoleums with stained glass, and miles of unique headstones.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ghettozoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 7th time visiting friends near to Cleveland and our first visit here. It was very good and, although many of the famous people who are buried here won't be known to UK visitors, it has some amazing people. The most famous were Rockefeller, Wade...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Garonne9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake View Cemetery is a must visit for photographers, history buffs & anyone who enjoys the beauty of the outdoors and/or cemeteries. Lake View is a very park-like setting where one could literally get lost for hours walking. There are ponds, a dam, trails and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Heather J
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This cemetery is more like a park, a beautiful park. Stroll the grounds or take a tour, you'll be surprised by who you see or walk over. Great vistas of the lake and Cleveland. See where Eliot Ness, Alan Freed (great headstone), President Garfield are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 5 November 2018

you can help being in awe when you're next to John D. Rockefeller's obelisk or in the Tiffany designed Wade Chapel. the Wade Chapel is one of two Tiffany designed buildings left in this country. its free and to see the Tiffany mosaics is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I'm so glad I decided to visit Lake View Cemetery while visiting Cleveland. it was so interesting to visit President Garfield's gravesite and to see the beautiful Tiffany glass inside of the Wade Chapel. Also seen Rockefeller's monument.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MommaT_00
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Both of my parents are buried her. As well as President Roosevel, Elliott Ness, and other notables. There are Mosoleums.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gerri T
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Some friends and I drove almost 3 hours to tour this cemetery. The main thing we wanted to see was the sculpture Angel Of Death Victorious, the Haserot Angel. It is located in section 9. We also drove through taking in all the other sculptures...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Donna S
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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
Vicki H
23 April 2018|
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Response from 195robert | Reviewed this property |
Good idea to make a reservation in advance.
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