Monuments and Memorials

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  • Heritage Avon Lake
    Avon Lake

    Heritage Avon Lake strives to connect interested parties to shine a light on our past, and preserve it for our future.

  • Lorain Underground Railroad Station 100 Monument

    This historic landmark can be found at the Black River Landing in Lorain.

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Park

    Three monuments specific to African American history stand in the park.

  • Oberlin Underground Railroad Marker and Garden

    Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison visited Oberlin and dedicated a bench in the park as part of her "Bench by the Road" project.

  • Wellington-Oberlin Rescue Monument

    Monument to the Wellington-Oberlin rescuers that participated in the 1858 rescue of fugitive slave John Price.

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