Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality is located in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 km) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location at the head of numerous canals and railroad lines.
With the decline of heavy manufacturing, 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.
For decades, the city has boasted of:
* a "Big Five" orchestra (The Cleveland Orchestra),
* the second largest performing arts center in the U.S. (Playhouse Square Center),
* a world-renowned art museum (The Cleveland Museum of Art),
* the nation's first health museum (HealthSpace Cleveland),
* R&D hub of the aerospace and aviation industry (the NASA Glenn Research & Visitors Center) and
* a number of other first-rate attractions (...).
During its "comeback" years, Cleveland has added:
* the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum ,
* the Great Lakes Science Center with Omnimax theatre, and
* four new sports facilities - Progressive Field ("Still known as "The Jake") for the Major League Baseball Indians, QuickenLoans Arena ("The Q") for the NBA Cavaliers, Cleveland Browns Stadium for the NFL Browns and the Wolstein Center for the Cleveland State University Vikings basketball team.
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