Grounds for Inspiration
Lake View Cemetery photographs by Barney Taxel

Available now: Lake View Cemetery photographs by Barney Taxel

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Whether you’re interested in an afternoon of reflection or morning yoga beneath the trees, Lake View Cemetery is your grounds for life – with 285 acres of magnificent scenery and plenty of extraordinary resting places still available to any and all denominations.

EST. 1869

  • Over 107,000 Memorialized
  • 70 Acres Still Available
  • Cremation & Non-Traditional Burial Options

A resting place to reflect the beauty and vibrancy of your life.

Lake View Cemetery is a provider of interment services to all races and religions.

We are committed to preserving our cemetery, a nationally recognized landmark, as a historic burial ground. We believe in creating a welcoming environment for bereaved families and honoring the heritage of past generations. In pursuing this vision, we continue to serve the needs of today’s generation, while creating a legacy for the future.

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Alive with history, events, and community engagement.

  • Weddings

    Weddings

    The Jeptha H. Wade Memorial Chapel provides a unique and breathtaking setting for an intimate wedding in one of Cleveland’s finest outdoor museums and arboretums. more >

  • Points of Interest

    Points of Interest

    Named Cleveland’s #1 tourist destination, we offer walking tours, trolley tours, and self-guided tours celebrating Garfield, Rockefeller, and other legendary Cleveland figures. more >

  • Events

    Events

    We offer a diverse, year-round schedule of educational and cultural events – from historical symposiums to an annual 5K race to flora and fauna festivals. more >