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Historic Kirtland

7800 Kirtland Chardon Rd, Kirtland, OH 44094-9316
+1 440-256-9805
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Incredible Historic Site

The original town of Kirtland reveals the industry and commitment of early settlers in the US. One... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
caribcruiser2015
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Snohomish, Washington
Enjoyable sampling of 19th century Ohio history

This area of Kirtland was settled by early members of the LDS/Mormon church. The area has grown in... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
SnowyShasta
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Portland, Oregon
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7800 Kirtland Chardon Rd, Kirtland, OH 44094-9316
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The original town of Kirtland reveals the industry and commitment of early settlers in the US. One of the first buildings built was the saw mill so that they could cut lumber from the trees to build other buildings. The saw mill is run by...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This area of Kirtland was settled by early members of the LDS/Mormon church. The area has grown in recent years as the church has acquired more land and buildings. There is a nice Visitor's Center, where we browsed a little and then watched a video...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Our kids were tired so we requested a shortened customized tour. The staff was very accommodating and tailored things to meet our needs perfectly. So glad we went.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

See the original home and community of the Mormons. It has the original general store and farmhouse, and the only known existing Ashery in the US! The tour is guided by 'sisters' usually after watching a film, but I opted out of the film due...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

It was Sunday afternoon and I was driving right past what they call Historic Kirtland. I noticed cars in the parking lot and people walking about the grounds. I always wondered what was going on there and what the old buildings were. The sign said...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We just wanted to see the buildings and history of the place, but if you are not Mormon don't go. The guides are nice, but want to preach their religion to you.

Thank mco1087
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The persons working here are volunteers and have great countenances of happiness and eagerness to serve.

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Being LDS my family and I were very excited to see these places. Being 85% Original we were able to walk ourselves back in time. The missionaries are the ones who give the tours. They are kind but not scholars. Thankfully I read several books...More

Thank Angie L
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Historic Kirtland is Beautiful. The buildings are all nicely done and the tour guides are just the sweetest people. There was just a nice peaceful feeling there; and there is no cost.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My husband and visited Cleveland for the first time this summer. So, after many years of anticipation, we finally made it to Historic Kirtland. A visit to Historic Kirtland is comprised two parts: The Visitor's Center with orientation film followed by a walking tour of...More

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k10e
2 October 2017|
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Response from Mitch913 | Reviewed this property |
The Church of Christ owns the property of the Kirtland Temple now. They are a break off group from the "Mormons" or as the Mormon church is really called "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints". The Church of... More
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yamharas
3 February 2017|
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Response from internationalmama | Reviewed this property |
I agree that there is no public transportation to get there, so renting a car is the only option unless you find someone to take you. You could call Uber to get a quote, as they are often less than a taxi. Overall, the... More
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