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Address: 990 East Blvd, in Rockefeller Park, Cleveland, OH 44108
Phone Number: 2169167780
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Park of the bigger Rockefeller Park, BEAUTIFUL!

The park is VERY nice. Nice place to take a walk, go for a run or relax, have a picnic and read. each section of the park represents a different people group who settled here... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2016
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Euclid, Ohio
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Euclid, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

The park is VERY nice. Nice place to take a walk, go for a run or relax, have a picnic and read. each section of the park represents a different people group who settled here. old bridges, stairs, Great place for pictures, a small creek with rock lining the walls. The park lines the winding MLK rd. Makes for a... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

This is the largest and most interesting of the gardens. It is commonly used for events (private and public) and should not be missed.

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Montrose, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Just drove through the garden as it was December and the only point of interest were the different statues. I am sure it is beautiful in the growing season.

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Aiken SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Just beautiful , the statue of Dante is incredible , the face is beautiful. The sculptor Sandro Bonaiuto is talented beyond belief.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We are blessed in Cleveland with many great cultural areas. The men of means in our city's past set aside land to make this all possible. Take it all in. There is so much to see here.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Italian Cultural Garden has a Free, popular annual concert each July on the lawn, "Opera in the Italian Garden." Family friendly. Well know music from famous operas. Bring a picnic or purchase wood fired pizzas. Information: 216-916-7780

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Cleveland, Oh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Cleveland Cultural Gardens occupy a large track of land on either side of MLK boulevard from University Circle and the lake. There are at least two dozen different gardens for different cultures with flowers, statues, bridges. The Italian garden is the most prominent among them. The best season for visiting it is in the spring with the flowers, but... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Beautiful gardens, well worth the drive up the MLK. We didn`t find any parking, so we just kept driving. (if there was parking, it wasn`t clearly posted). The flower beds and statues throughout the park were gorgeous. It looked like the perfect place for a wedding to be taking place.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

Starting off the shoreway going south the Cleveland Cultural gardens start showing up on both sides of Martin Luther King almost immediately. There at least 23 different countries or ethnic groups represented and since about ten years ago when a new renewal started, more are being added or in the planning stage. Each garden is a representation of the country... More 

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We have done bike tours of the Cultural Gardens as day off trips, and I always love it. Being half Italian I love stopping here and it's always pretty cool. Very well attended (which is not the norm along the gardens) and a nice place to sit and rest.

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