Remarkable Ohio


Below is a complete listing of all Ohio Historical Markers. To find a detailed marker listing including text, photographs, and locations, click on a county below. Our listing is updated by the markers program as new markers are installed and older markers are reported damaged or missing.

6-76 The McKinley National Memorial

Side A: William McKinley served the nation as president, the people of Ohio as governor, and the citizens of his congressional district as a representative. McKinley was shot by an assassin in Buffalo, New York, in September 1901 and died several days later. The McKinley National Memorial, funded by children’s donations, was dedicated in 1907. It is the burial site of the 25th President, First Lady Ida Saxton McKinley, and two daughters. Designed by architect Harold Van Buren Magonigle, the pink Milford granite structure was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1975.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, The McKinley Museum, and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: 800 McKinley Mounument Drive NW, 
Location: 800 McKinley Mounument Drive, NW
Latitude: 40.8066830
Longitude: -81.3927290