9 Iconic Places Every True Clevelander Will Instantly Recognize

As Cleveland natives, we can’t help but love our city. It’s romantic, friendly, and beautiful, making America’s North Coast the perfect place to build a life. Cleveland is an impressive city, but something about its atmosphere can’t quite be captured in words. Yet, they say a picture is worth a thousand words, so we’re going to travel on a visual journey across the city. You are about to visit some of the most iconic landmarks in the CLE to learn a little bit about their story and how they tie into the story of us. You will find that Cleveland is a special place, and it’s truly worth celebrating.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Cleveland is a big city with the feel of a small town. The locals here are a unique breed, and if there’s one thing we love, it is celebrating all things Cleveland. We adore our cityscape, and these iconic places truly make it memorable.

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For more on life in the CLE, learn about how Cleveland was voted as one of the friendliest cities in the nation.