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James A. Garfield Monument

12316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4313
+1 216-421-2665
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20th U S President

A great tribute the 20th U S President who had the second tenure in Presidential History, In the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Whitesville, West Virginia
Monument symbolizes the coming together of America

President James A. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. The nation was still healing the wounds of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John L
Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States
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12316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4313
+1 216-421-2665
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A great tribute the 20th U S President who had the second tenure in Presidential History, In the Summer time they summer music from 4 to around 6pm bring your own chair and listen to the music. The most peaceful place !

Thank susangrubbs2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

President James A. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. The nation was still healing the wounds of the Civil War. His death helped bring the nation together. There were donations from all parts of the country, even the South. And Garfield had been a General in...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I definitely wasn't expecting to see such an elaborate monument to President Garfield. The mosaics were really beautiful and the attendant explained the symbolism behind them. There is apparently a really beautiful view of downtown too, but it was foggy the morning we visited. It...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is something else!!! The history, the stain glass, tile work, and so much more!!! Very impressive!!!

Thank Casketfiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stop and check out if you're visiting Cleveland. It is probably the largest and most ornate memorial to a deceased U.S. President. The stained glass windows, mosaic work, gold-leaf trim, painted ceilings, etc. reminded me of the inside of...More

Thank Jfed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took a bit of driving around to locate the monument if you are not familiar with the cemetery. Pay close attention to the map when you enter. We finally found it. It's open from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and not a min. after....More

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an impressive monument to President Garfield - lots of history to be learned. The monument sits on a hill which makes it seem even larger and more impressive! Walk up the steps and inside is a huge statue and beautiful architecture all the way...More

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a clear day you can see the lake and 20 miles in each direction. The surrounding cemetery is beautiful and peaceful to walk through. Many famous people buried there. Good to visit between stopping in Little Italy and Coventry Road

Thank Daviidakadavis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had no idea after growing up in Ohio what a gem this monument was....or frankly that it even existed. The room where the monument of Garfield himself is situated is absolutely beautiful. A must-see is the winding stairway visit to the top of the building...More

Thank BuckeyePaige
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This mausoleum/memorial is imposing on the outside, but so unbelievably beautiful on the inside! You could spend more than an hour just looking at all the detail work inside and then climb to the upper balcony for a view of the city. Well worth the...More

Thank gdowiak1
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23 February 2017|
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Response from mombodeb | Reviewed this property |
Thielta99, I have a printed walking tour of the cemetery that, in the hands of your kids, will make your tour more of a scavenger hunt that is fun for them. It will also ensure that you see some of the more interesting parts... More
29 April 2016|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
The Monument is open April 1 thur November. Opens 10 am to 4 pm