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Photos: Presidents buried in Ohio

11:47 AM, Feb 18, 2013   |    comments
  • The exterior of President James A. Garfield's monument, which is located at Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. The structure stands 180 feet tall. Garfield was the 20th President of the United States. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President Warren G. Harding's Memorial in Marion. Harding, the 29th U.S. President, died on Aug. 2, 1923. Photo courtesy of The Marion Star.
  • President Warren G. Harding's Memorial in Marion. Harding, the 29th U.S. President, died on Aug. 2, 1923. Photo courtesy of The Marion Star.
  • President McKinley's final words were, 'Goodbye, all, goodbye. It is God's way. His will be done.' He died eight days after he was shot by avowed anarchist, Leon Czolgosz. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President William McKinley, the 25th U.S. President, is laid to rest inside this monument in Canton. Construction of the memorial began on June 6, 1905. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President Warren G. Harding's Memorial in Marion. Harding, the 29th U.S. President, died on Aug. 2, 1923. Photo courtesy of The Marion Star.
  • President McKinley died on Sept. 14, 1901 -- eight days after he was shot. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • The final resting place of the 19th U.S. President, Rutherford B. Hayes in Fremont. Hayes was the first president to travel to the West Coast during his time in office. He died on Jan. 17, 1893. Photo courtesy of the Hayes Presidential Center/Gilbert Gonzalez.
  • The final resting place of the 19th U.S. President, Rutherford B. Hayes, which is located at his original estate known as 'Spiegel Grove' in Fremont. Photo courtesy of the Hayes Presidential Center/Gilbert Gonzalez.
  • President Warren G. Harding's Memorial in Marion. Harding, the 29th U.S. President, died on Aug. 2, 1923. Photo courtesy of The Marion Star.
  • President Warren G. Harding's Memorial in Marion. Harding, the 29th U.S. President, died on Aug. 2, 1923. Photo courtesy of The Marion Star.
  • The final resting place of the 19th U.S. President, Rutherford B. Hayes, which is located at his original estate known as 'Spiegel Grove' in Fremont. Photo courtesy of the Hayes Presidential Center/Gilbert Gonzalez.
  • A look inside the rotunda where President McKinley is laid to rest with his family. McKinley was the 25th U.S. President. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President Garfield's gravesite is the only presidential burial site in which the casket is in full view. He died on Sept. 19, 1881 after he was shot on July 2 by Charles J. Guiteau. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • Statue and rotunda inside President James A. Garfield's monument. This is located at Cleveland's Lake View Cemetery. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • Statue and rotunda inside President James A. Garfield's monument. This is located at Cleveland's Lake View Cemetery. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • The final resting place of the 20th president, James A. Garfield, in Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • The exterior of President James A. Garfield's monument, which is located at Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. The structure is made of sandstone. Garfield was the 20th President of the United States. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • A photo of President Garfield inside his monument at Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was the last president to be born in a log cabin. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • There are 108 steps leading up to the final resting place of President William McKinley in Canton. It's a popular location for runners who go up and down the stairs numerous times each day. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • The casket of President William McKinley inside the massive monument in Canton. He's laid to rest next to his wife. Their daughters are also interred in the monument. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President William McKinley, the 25th U.S. President, is laid to rest inside this monument in Canton. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President William McKinley, the 25th U.S. President, is laid to rest inside this monument in Canton. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • President William McKinley, the 25th U.S. President, is laid to rest inside this monument in Canton. If you're considering a visit, the interior of the monument is closed during the winter months. Photo by Ryan Haidet, WKYC-TV.
  • June 1937: President William Henry Harrison's gravesite in North Bend, Ohio. Harrison was the 9th U.S. President. He died after serving only 32 days in office. This photo ran with permission of The Enquirer.
    
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In honor of President's Day, here's a photo tour of the five Ohio presidential burial sites.

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