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LVC Rocks Walking Tour
Dr. Joe Hannibal from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History will highlight the rocks and minerals behind the monuments and buildings at Lake View Cemetery.
Saturday, May 2, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Mother's Day Walking Tour
Honor your mother in a special way with a brunch at Nighttown (12387 Cedar Rd., Cleveland Heights) and a walking tour remembering great women who helped develop the Western Reserve. (Price includes brunch, tour, and transportation)
Sunday, May 10, 2015 — 12:30 p.m.
Location: Begins at Nighttown, transportation to LVC included
Cost: $50.00
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Coppers, Mobsters, and Robbers Tour
Noted crime historian Allan May will highlight law enforcement efforts and some of the infamous crime cases from Northeast Ohio. Food and beer paring served at the grave-site of Eliot Ness is included. (Tour Only: $15. Phone to make tour-only reservations)
Saturday, May 16, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $35.00
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Historic Givers and Shakers Tour
Kermit Pike, the former Library Director of the Western Reserve Historical Society, will lead this tour of philanthropic Clevelanders and discuss how they benefited the city, nation, and world. The tour will be on Lolly the Trolley with some optional walking. Copies of the book, John D. Rockefeller: The Cleveland Years will be available for an additional $10.00.
Sunday, May 17, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Memorial Day
James A. Garfield Memorial
Our Annual Memorial Day Observance, in front of the James A. Garfield Memorial, will include a marching band, the Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard, and the James A. Garfield Camp #142 Sons of the Union Veterans in period grab. Bring a blanket and picnic; refreshments will be available for sale. At 1:30 p.m. join us for a special ceremony in the Community Mausoleum to honor family members interred at LVC this past year.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $0.00
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Behind the Scenes with Barney Taxel
Join photographer Barney Taxel, creator of the bestseller, "Lake View Cemetery: Photographs from Cleveland's Historic Landmark," for a walking tour of sites featured in his book.
Saturday, June 6, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Architectural Gems of Lake View Cemetery
Learn about some of Cleveland's architectural gems, including the Wade Memorial Chapel and James A. Garfield Memorial, with local architectural historian Dale Serne.
Sunday, June 7, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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History on Tap!
Brewing historian Dr. Robert A. Musson leads this tour of notable Cleveland brewmasters buried at LVC. Following the tour, enjoy beer and bite pairing with Great Lakes Brewing Company beer! (Tour Only: $15. Phone to make tour-only reservations)
Saturday, June 20, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Location: Meet at Lake View Cemetery's main office, just inside the Euclid gate.
Cost: $35.00
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Veterans of the Civil War
A walking tour of LVC's Civil War soldiers and supporters with local historian and Cleveland Civil War Roundtable member Marge Wilson
Saturday, June 27, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, June 28, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, July 12, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, July 26, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, August 2, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, August 9, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, August 23, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Call of the Coyote
LVC partners with the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes to present this walking tour focused on the increased numbers of coyotes in Northeast Ohio.
Friday, August 28, 2015 — 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Victorian / Edwardian Funeral Customs
If you love Downton Abbey, you'll love this walking tour highlighting funeral customs of the Victorian and Edwardian era. Following the tour, join us for afternoon tea in the cemetery's beautiful Daffodil Hall.
Sunday, August 30, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $40.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, August 30, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Sunday Trolley Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful landscape and history of LVC on board Lolly the Trolley.
Sunday, September 6, 2015 — 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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LVC Rocks
Dr. Joe Hannibal from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History will highlight the rocks and minerals that form the monuments and buildings in the northern part of the cemetery.
Sunday, September 6, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Historic Givers and Shakers Trolley Tour
Learn about the rich, famous, and not so famous Clevelanders whose philanthropy benefited the city, the nation, and the world.
Sunday, September 20, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Coppers, Mobsters, and Robbers Tour
On this walking tour, Allan May, local crime historian, will teach us about notable law enforcement personalities buried at LVC and the famous crimes they solved. Following the tour, join us for a Great Lakes Brewing Company beer and bite pairing at the grave of Eliot Ness. (Tour Only: $15. Phone to make tour-only reservations)
Saturday, September 26, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $35.00
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Architectural Gems of Lake View cemetery
Learn about some of Cleveland's architectural gems, including the Garfield Memorial and Wade Memorial Chapel, with local architectural historian Dale Serne.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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The Shakers of Shaker Heights
This joint tour with the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes will examine the history of the North Union Shakers and the sustainable practices they created.
Sunday, October 4, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15.00
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History on Tap!
Celebrate Cleveland Beer Week with a tour of the famous brewmasters of LVC with historian, Dr. Robert A. Musson and a beer and bite pairing featuring Great Lakes Brewing Company beer. The 2:00 p.m. tour on this date is full, but we have opened an additional tour at 3:30. (Tour Only: $15. Phone to make tour-only reservations)
Saturday, October 10, 2015 — 3:30 p.m.
Cost: $35.00
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Italian American Tour
Pamela Dorazio Dean, Associate Curator for Italian American History at the Western Reserve Historical Society, will spotlight notable Northeast Ohio Italian immigrants buried at LVC on this tour. After the tour, enjoy a reception at the Italian American brotherhood club.
Sunday, October 11, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $30.00
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Horticultural Walking Tour
Join LVC's horticulturalist, Robin Cannon, as she discusses the trees, bushes, and shrubs at LVC on this walking tour.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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Veterans of the Civil War
Explore the many Civil War soldiers and supporters buried at LVC with local historian and Cleveland Civil War Roundtable member Marge Wilson.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 — 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $15.00
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President James A. Garfield Wreath Laying Ceremony
Celebrate President Garfield's 184th birthday with local dignitaries, Garfield family members, LVC trustees, and a high ranking member of the U.S. military. Reservations not required.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 — 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $0.00
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Holiday CircleFest
Enjoy festive holiday activities at LVC tied to University Circle's Holiday CircleFest. Make animal friendly ornaments for outdoor trees with members of Hope Lutheran Church and then retire to the Wade Memorial Chapel for caroling and refreshments. Reservations not required
Sunday, December 6, 2015 — 1:00 p.m. -- 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $0.00
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Holiday Program of Music and Lights
Enjoy the magic of the holidays with spectacular storytelling of Christmas classics and caroling, followed by refreshments in the Wade Memorial Chapel. Reservations required.
Sunday, December 20, 2015 — 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $0.00
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