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Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland Museum of Art(Cleveland)
Owner description: The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded in 1913 "for the benefit of all the people forever." Renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, the museum includes almost... more Owner description: The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded in 1913 "for the benefit of all the people forever." Renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, the museum includes almost 45,000 objects and spans 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. The museum is a significant international forum for exhibitions, scholarship, performing arts and art education and recently completed an ambitious, multi-phase renovation and expansion project across its campus. One of the top comprehensive art museums in the nation and free of charge to all, the Cleveland Museum of Art is located in the dynamic University Circle neighborhood. less
Attraction type: Art Museums
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West Side Market
West Side Market(Cleveland)
Built in 1912, this thriving public market offers fresh produce, meat, dairy products and a delicious variety of prepared foods.
Attraction type: Flea & Street Markets; Historic Sites
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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum(Cleveland)
Owner description: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is alive with the energy, passion and the spirit of music we celebrate. The 150,000 square-foot museum features seven floors, four theaters for... more Owner description: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is alive with the energy, passion and the spirit of music we celebrate. The 150,000 square-foot museum features seven floors, four theaters for films and ever-changing exhibits - plus, you can even rent the Rock Hall for a private event. Tour at your leisure. You can spend as little as an hour, or up to an entire day exploring all the Rock Hall's exhibits. Right here in Cleveland, Ohio, you will find the only museum devoted to the story of rock and roll! Photos (w/o flash) and video encouraged! Special Hours Saturday June 18, 2016: 10am-5:30pm. less
Attraction type: Speciality Museums; History Museums
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Cleveland Metroparks
Cleveland Metroparks(Cleveland)
Hop on a bicycle, lace up your running shoes or take your time strolling through any part of this scenic 60-mile long string of parks and garden areas.
Attraction type: Parks
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Lake View Cemetery
Lake View Cemetery(Cleveland)
Owner description: 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... more Owner description: 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 trails. Some of the well-known points of interest include: The Garfield Monument Open April 1 - November 19, seven days a week, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Both buildings are staffed with interpretive guides during open hours. Dedicated in 1890 to honor James A. Garfield, 20th President of the United States 180' tall, 154 steps Architect — George Keller Caskets of the President and his wife, Lucretia, are displayed for viewing Listed on the National Register of Historic Places Wade Chapel Open April 1 - November 19, seven days a week, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Both buildings are staffed with interpretive guides during open hours. Built in honor of Jeptha Wade, founder of the Western Union Telegraph Company and first president of The Lake View Cemetery Association Made of granite from Barre, VT with an interior and window by Louis Comfort Tiffany studios Architect — Hubbell & Benes Listed on the National Register of Historic Places Rockefeller Monument Erected to honor the family of John Davison Rockefeller, financier and philanthropist, founder of Standard Oil Company 65' tall; 357,680 lbs. Made of one piece of granite, the largest piece ever quarried for memorialization purposes in Barre, Vermont Community Mausoleum Dedicated in April, 1990 1148 crypts, 928 niches Contemporary architecture Architects — Harley Ellington Pierce Yee Associates, Inc., Southfield, Michigan Builders — Carbone Construction Lake View Cemetery Dam (Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District Project) Dedicated in 1978 The largest concrete-poured dam east of the Mississippi at the time 500' across, 60' above grade, 30' below grade Holds 80M gallons storm water less
Attraction type: Cemeteries
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Melt Bar & Grilled
Melt Bar & Grilled
Ranked #1 of 43 Restaurants in Independence
Price: US$ 7 - US$ 15
Cuisines: Bar, American, Gluten Free
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Full Bar, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Winking Lizard Tavern
Winking Lizard Tavern
Ranked #2 of 43 Restaurants in Independence
Price: US$ 1 - US$ 20
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Delmonico's Steakhouse
Delmonico's Steakhouse
Ranked #3 of 43 Restaurants in Independence
Price:
Cuisines: American
Good for: Business meetings, Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Bonefish Grill
Bonefish Grill
Ranked #4 of 43 Restaurants in Independence
Price: US$ 15 - US$ 20
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Gluten Free
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Slyman's Tavern
Slyman's Tavern
Ranked #5 of 43 Restaurants in Independence
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Red Roof Inn Cleveland - Independence
2.0 of 5
Red Roof Inn Cleveland - Independence
US$ 75 - US$ 176
Ranked #5 of 14 Hotels in Independence
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La Quinta Inn & Suites Cleveland Macedonia
3.0 of 5
La Quinta Inn & Suites Cleveland Macedonia
US$ 96 - US$ 217
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Macedonia
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Macedonia
2.5 of 5
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Macedonia
US$ 94 - US$ 454
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Macedonia
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Hyatt Place Cleveland/Independence
3.0 of 5
Hyatt Place Cleveland/Independence
US$ 115 - US$ 206
Ranked #1 of 14 Hotels in Independence
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Hampton Inn and Suites Cleveland Independence
3.0 of 5
Hampton Inn and Suites Cleveland Independence
US$ 106 - US$ 182
Ranked #2 of 14 Hotels in Independence
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cleveland-Independence
3.5 of 5
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cleveland-Independence
US$ 103 - US$ 194
Ranked #3 of 14 Hotels in Independence
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Nearby recommended accommodations:

Metropolitan at The 9, Autograph Collection
4.0 of 5
Metropolitan at The 9, Autograph Collection
US$ 233 - US$ 404
Ranked #1 of 38 Hotels in Cleveland
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The Westin Cleveland Downtown
4.0 of 5
The Westin Cleveland Downtown
US$ 171 - US$ 410
Ranked #2 of 38 Hotels in Cleveland
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The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland
4.5 of 5
The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland
US$ 367 - US$ 545
Ranked #6 of 38 Hotels in Cleveland
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