Cleveland Information

Cleveland is a world-class city on the shores of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes, in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA. Recreational, cultural and educational opportunities are abundant throughout Northeast Ohio. You'll find world-class museums and cultural events, exciting professional sports and amusement parks, and the most golf courses per capita in the United States. Places Rated Almanac ranks the area second in recreational options out of 354 US metro areas. Plus, this region ranks fifth in the nation in number of major cultural resources per one million residents. Cleveland is where the East Coast meets the Midwest, come see for yourself.

Some of the city's top choices for visitors include:

West Side Market
1979 West 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113
+1 216 664 3387
If you like ethnic flavors and farmers markets, you will be crazy about Cleveland's West Side Market. This market is a National Historic Landmark dating back to 1912. Built in the tradition of European market halls, it has a soaring vaulted ceiling where vendors gather each morning with the freshest produce or an array of ethnic foods. Find everything from Middle Eastern cuisine at Judy's Oasis to Hispanic cuisine at Orale.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
1 Key Plaza, Cleveland, OH 44114
+1 216 781 7625 / +1 888 764 7625
When Cleveland disc jockey Alan Freed came up with the phrase "rock and roll," he had no idea he was laying the foundation for this museum. In 1986, Cleveland became the home of the Rock Hall, a dramatic glass and steel pyramid designed by I. M. Pei, built at a cost of USD 92 million. Visitors can listen to songs, watch films, and look at rock memorabilia covering everything from a Cub Scout shirt worn by Jim Morrison to Madonna's bustier.

Cleveland Orchestra
11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106
+1 216 231 1111 (Tickets) / +1 800 686 1141
Led by conductor Franz Welser-Mst, the world-renowned Cleveland Orchestra is one of the highlights of cultural life in Cleveland. Besides its regular concert schedule, the orchestra also offers a Christmas concert series, community music series, concert series for school children, and more. Severance Hall is the ensemble's permanent home.

Terminal Tower
1 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44113
+1 216 771 0033
The Terminal Tower, now dwarfed by a newer building, is still the most recognizable image on the downtown Cleveland skyline. Sitting on the south end of downtown in the center of Public Square, it is still a popular meeting spot that houses one of the area's biggest department stores, a mall, food court, multiple movie theaters, and, of course, the train station.

Cleveland Museum of Art
11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106
+1 216 421 7350 / +1 888 262 0033
One of the finest art collections in the world is in this elegant Beaux Arts white-marble building set like a jewel in the 15-acre Fine Arts Garden. Opened in 1916, the museum has a collection of more than 30,000 works, spanning 5,000 years. Masterpieces from the continents of Asia, Africa, the Americas and Europe are represented here.