Cleveland City Hall – Sister City, Ljubljana

Cleveland has many sister city’s around the world, 22 to be exact and Ljubljana, Slovenia is one. Ljubljana is the capital and largest city of Slovenia as well as Slovenia’s scientific, cultural, and economic center. Cleveland is home to around 80,000 people of Slovenian descent; the largest group outside Slovenia. Inside Cleveland’s City Hall, sits […]

Terminal Tower Observation Deck Reopens in April

It’s that time again – The Terminal Tower Observation Deck will reopen beginning Saturday, April 6, 2019. A couple things we need to say about the observation deck… Tours of the Terminal Tower observation deck are not affiliated with Tours of Cleveland, LLC. Tickets for the observation deck must be purchased in advance and are […]

Women’s History Month – Flora Stone Mather

Flora Stone Mather (1852 – 1909) is one of Cleveland’s greatest philanthropists. She was the daughter of Amasa Stone, who made his fortune in the railroad industry. In 1881 Flora married Samuel Mather, a titan in the shipping industry. Flora Stone Mather shared her wealth generously. She was a supporter of the Legal Aid Society, […]

Women’s History Month – Linda Eastman

We are not talking about the Linda Eastman who married Paul McCartney and was in Wings. This Linda Eastman lived in Cleveland. She began working for the Cleveland Public Library in 1892. She worked her way up in the library and was promoted to vice-librarian under William Brett. She and William rolled out the “open […]