Athens in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Kissing Circle
The Kissing Circle holds fond memories for decades of Ohio University Alumni, and symbolizes our affection and dedication to one another. May it remind future students, as it has those of the past, of valued friendships formed here and inspire loyalty to our school.
Erected 2005 by Ohio University Class of 2005.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
Location. 39° 19.627′ N, 82° 6.046′ W. Marker is in Athens, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is on the grounds of the Ohio University College Green, about 200 feet southeast of the intersection of Court and Union Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Athens OH 45701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Student Voices (a few steps from this marker); Athens County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Ohio University (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio University 1915 Alumni Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); The Elms (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial of the Northwest Ordinance (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio University's Distinguished Visitors (about 400 feet away); Manasseh Cutler Hall (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
Also see . . . College Green Landmark Was A Magnet For Lovers. (Submitted on March 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 924 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.