Memorial Rotunda & Observation Deck

Perry'S Victory & International Peace Memorial, Near Put In Bay, Ohio

Memorial Rotunda & Observation Deck does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!

Overview

The column rises 352 feet above Lake Erie. Mid-May thru Mid-October you can climb 37 steps to the Lower Elevator Landing where you can pay the entrance fee and ride the elevator to the Observation Deck 317 feet above Lake Erie at the National Park Services' highest open air observation deck. Last ascent to the elevator is 30 minutes before we close for the day.