This area, also known as the heart of Downtown Cleveland is home to the city's landmark skyscraper, Terminal Tower. A few blocks north, The Cleveland Mall, one of the city's public parks, offers a grassy oasis in the middle of Downtown. In warm weather, it's a popular lunch spot for office workers and convention center attendees and has even been known to attract Frisbee players and sunbathers.
3 Must-Do Things
- Public Square is an essential piece of the Cleveland experience. Undergoing a $32 million renovation, Public Square will soon offer visitors and residents a new area to gather for lunch during the summer, ice skate in the winter and relax under the stars at evening concerts.
- Located on the southeast quadrant of Public Square is the historic Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument. Opened in 1894 to commemorate local Civil War contributions, the monument includes a free mini-museum inside.
- Try your luck at the JACK Cleveland Casino, located in the former Higbee Department Store featured in the famous A Christmas Story movie. Home to 1,609 slot machines, 119 table games, and 35 electronic table games, this casino will ensure a night filled with excitement.