Throughout the United States, travelers may encounter a number of landmarks with the name “Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument.” The name is a catch-all to honor those that have served, but many of these monuments were erected over a century ago to honor those that served in historic wars. Here in Cleveland, our own Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument nods to Cuyahoga County veterans that served in the Civil War… and, boy, does it have a story to tell. The Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Cleveland is a truly historic landmark in a modern city.

The Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Cleveland has a fascinating history. Have you ever stepped inside this fascinating landmark? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments!

This landmark is one of the most iconic in Cleveland. Check out our list of iconic Cleveland landmarks for more local places of interest.

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