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Historic Kirtland, Kirtland

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Historic Walking Area · History Museum
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Come visit Historic Kirtland, a small settlement in northern Ohio where members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered shortly after the Church was founded. Between 1831 and 1838, Joseph Smith and early members of the Church established Church headquarters in Kirtland, built a temple, and laid a foundation of strength for the future.

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  • I went during the Christmas season to see the Nativities from around the world. They were interesting and there were lots of them. This is free to view and worth the stop if you are in the area. I....  more »
  • Loved visiting the historic LDS sites and Kirtland is a very pretty place. The missionaries are very knowledgeable and helpful. I would recommend 1.5 days in Kirtland in order to see all the historic....  more »
  • Such an amazing experience to see where the saints lived! The tours are guided and the guides have an amazing knowledge of the area. You'll get to see original buildings, and walk through them! I definitely recommend.
  • Very kind and patient with every question. Super knowledgeable. Best part is that it was free. Loved the historical video from the point of someone who used to live there.

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