If you’ve been to big cities like New York or San Francisco, but are craving a new metropolitan destination, look no further than Cleveland, Ohio! We have the best list of the top things to do in Cleveland.

Although often overlooked, Cleveland — known as The Rock and Roll Capital of the World — offers vibrant culture and attractions for pretty much everyone. Sports fans, the famous Cavaliers run the town during basketball season. Art connoisseurs, you’ll definitely want to check out the Museum of Contemporary Art, a mecca of inspiration and creativity. And the rock-and-roll reference, you ask? You’ll need to visit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to truly understand.

As for families, corral the kids and head to the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, housing animals from all over the world and one-of-a-kind exhibits.

Of course, there’s a lot more on the can’t-miss list. For more ideas, take a look at this handy infographic showcasing the top things to do in Cleveland, compiled by the Hard Rock Rocksino just 40 minutes from the heart of the city.

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Why We Rock: Top Things to do in Cleveland