Put-In-Bay, Ohio: World's Most Massive Doric Column

352-foot-high monument resembles a doric column and commemorates Commodore Perry's War of 1812 victory at the battle of Lake Erie. Completed in 1915, closed in 2009, reopened in 2012, closed again in 2017. Observation deck at top should reopen in May 2018.

Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial

Address:
93 Delaware Ave., Put-In-Bay, OH
Directions:
On South Bass Island (which is connected to the mainland), in Put-in-Bay, downtown.
Hours:
Closed until May 2018.
Admission:
Free to look at it.
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Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial.

World's Most Massive Doric Column

Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial is in downtown Put-in-Bay. This 352 ft. monument commemorates Commodore Perry's victory at the battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812. It is recognized as the world's most massive doric column. It has an observation deck, but it has been under renovation.

[David, 03/30/2012]

The renovation is complete. Observe away!

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