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Patina green bronze lion on top of Memorial
Bronze lion on top of the Memorial


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Photos & Multimedia

If you want to see old pictures of the building of the Memorial or pictures from special events you need to check out this section.

History & Culture

This is the section if you want to learn about the War of 1812, Battle of Lake Erie, the men and women that help to fight the battle of lake, and the history of the Memorial.


Although Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial was established and preserved for historical reasons it is located on an island in Lake Erie and thus surrounded by nature and we cannot escape that.


If you are a teacher looking for resources or planning a trip to the Memorial you should head here.

Kids & Youth

This section has information for kids want to learn about the memorial and the War of 1812. This section also has information for scouts and the Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial and Great Lakes Junior Ranger booklet.


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Last updated: April 17, 2017

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PO Box 549
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456


(419) 285-2184

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