Cincinnati Memorial Hallâ€¦ a one-of-a-kind treasure
The Hamilton County Memorial Hall was erected in 1908 to honor veterans of the Grand Army of the Republic and Spanish-American Wars . Designed by Samuel Hannaford & Sons, the architects who designed Cincinnati Music Hall, Memorial Hall is considered the finest of Cincinnati's Beaux Arts buildings.
Memorial Hall's classic exterior design includes a symmetrical facade, expansive stairs, Corinthian columns, and graceful round-arched window openings. Also featured are statues of pioneers, soldiers and sailors from American history, as well as figures of the Roman God Mars.
Michael Solway (Director, Carl Solway Gallery) organizes the first exhibition of moving picture works in the beautifully restored Memorial Hall ballrooms. Native Cincinnatians Rachel Rampleman and Alan Rath join multi-media artist Cynthia Greig in a…Read More »