Columbus Landmarks Foundation

61 Jefferson Ave
Columbus,  OH 43215

Phone: (614) 221-0227



Past Events

Wood Window Workshop

Wood Window Workshop
06:00 pm - 11/09/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Energy efficiency and sustainability are increasingly important topics. They impact our comfort and our budgets. Join us for an informative window workshop. Susan...

Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery

Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery
02:00 pm - 10/29/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Friends of Green Lawn Cemetery are pleased to offer seasonal walking tours featuring the art, architecture, and botanical features...

Speed Networking with Non-Profits

Speed Networking with Non-Profits
05:30 pm - 10/25/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Are you looking to build your charity network, find out about local non-profits, or volunteer more in the community? Join Columbus Landmarks as we collaborate with...

Culture Walks: Hanford Village

Culture Walks: Hanford Village
11:00 am - 10/21/2017

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Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Columbus Public Health are pleased to announce a series of four FREE Saturday walking tours made possible with support from Ohio...

Tom & Doreen's Friday the 13th Magic Lantern Tour

Tom & Doreen's Friday the 13th Magic Lantern Tour
07:30 pm - 10/13/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Nineteenth century audiences delighted in viewing exotic and faraway places through the use of a “lantern magica,” an important sounding term that just meant...

Glenbrow Tour

Glenbrow Tour
01:00 pm - 10/08/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us to tour Glenbrow, the once-endangered Usonian property located on East Broad Street near Blacklick, and meet the hands-on preservationists who did it all...

Culture Walks: Westgate

Culture Walks: Westgate
09:00 am - 10/07/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Columbus Public Health are pleased to announce a series of four FREE Saturday walking tours made possible with support from Ohio...

Saving Glenbrow: A Conversation

Saving Glenbrow: A Conversation
01:30 pm - 10/01/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us to hear a detailed account of salvaging and restoring Glenbrow, the once-endangered Usonian property located on East Broad Street near Blacklick, from the...

Schiller Park 150th Birthday Tour

Schiller Park 150th Birthday Tour
02:00 pm - 09/24/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a birthday tour – Schiller Park is 150 years old! The City of Columbus purchased the land for its second public park in 1867, as men from the neighborhood...

Idea Competition For Endangered Buildings

Idea Competition For Endangered Buildings
06:00 pm - 09/21/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks publishes an annual list of Most Endangered Buildings to build awareness of our city’s architectural heritage at risk of demolition, destruction...

Rush Creek Village Walking Tour

Rush Creek Village Walking Tour
02:00 pm - 08/27/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks is very pleased to partner with Rush Creek Village on a walking tour of this planned residential community in Worthington that was developed in...

Downtown Modern Walking Tour

Downtown Modern Walking Tour
10:00 am - 08/26/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Explore Columbus’ transformation from a 19th century town to a mid-20th century city on Saturday, August 26 from 10am to noon. Walking through what was once the...

Picnic At The Arch

Picnic At The Arch
05:30 pm - 08/20/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Pack a chair and picnic and meet us behind the Union Station Arch on the lawn of McFerson Commons to celebrate Columbus Landmarks' 40th Birthday! Join Columbus...

Eastgate Historic Walking Tour

Eastgate Historic Walking Tour
10:00 am - 08/19/2017

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Join Columbus Landmarks and the Eastgate Garden Civic Association for a historic walking tour celebrating the Eastgate Centennial! Laid out by William Pitkin, a...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Short North

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Short North
07:00 pm - 08/14/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring the Short North! Tour begins at the Goodale Park Elephant Fountain, 120 Goodale Blvd. at 7pm sharp. You will...

Most Endangered Buildings Bus Tour

Most Endangered Buildings Bus Tour
01:00 pm - 08/13/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks published its fourth annual Most Endangered Buildings List featuring 10 sites at imminent risk of demolition, destruction, vacancy or irreparable...

Buildings Reborn - Municipal Light Plant

Buildings Reborn - Municipal Light Plant
05:30 pm - 08/10/2017

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Columbus Landmarks invites you to an exciting evening at the 1903 Municipal Light Plant as it undergoes a massive transformation and rebirth! Saved from Most Endangered...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Near East

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Near East
07:00 pm - 08/07/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Near East! Tour begins at Columbus Public Health, 240 Parsons Ave. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about the...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Brewery District

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Brewery District
07:00 pm - 07/31/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring the Brewery District! Tour begins at the King Gambrinus statue, 601 S. Front St. at 7pm sharp. You will learn...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Capitol Square

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Capitol Square
07:00 pm - 07/24/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Capitol Square! Tour begins at St. Joseph Cathedral 212 E. Broad St. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about the...

Hungarian Village/South End Walking Tour

Hungarian Village/South End Walking Tour
10:00 am - 07/22/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

This walking tour will focus on the immigrant diversity and industrial roots of the “Old South End” and features the history and architecture of the Parsons...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - University District

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - University District
07:00 pm - 07/17/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring the University District! Tour begins at King Ave. United Methodist Church at 7pm sharp. You will learn about...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Discovery District

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Discovery District
07:00 pm - 07/16/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We've rescheduled our rained out Art Walk in the Discovery District for this Sunday, July 16 at 7pm! Join us for this FREE, one-hour guided walking tour that highlights...

Old House Porch Workshop

Old House Porch Workshop
09:30 am - 07/15/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Whether Victorian or Queen Anne, American Foursquare or Bungalow style, porches are one of the most prominent, character-defining features of any house. We will...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Discovery District

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Discovery District
07:00 pm - 07/10/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring the Discovery District! Tour begins at Thurber House/Jefferson Center, 77 Jefferson Ave. 7pm sharp. You will...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Franklinton

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Franklinton
07:00 pm - 06/26/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Franklinton! Tour begins at Avondale Elementary School, 141 Hawkes Ave. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Merion Village

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - Merion Village
07:00 pm - 06/19/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Merion Village! Tour begins at St. Leo Catholic Church, 221 Hanford St. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about...

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - German Village

Art Walk & Landmark Talk - German Village
07:00 pm - 06/12/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring German Village! Tour begins at Livingston Ave. United Methodist Church, 200 E. Livingston Ave. at 7pm sharp....

Art Walks & Landmark Talk - Highland West

Art Walks & Landmark Talk - Highland West
07:00 pm - 06/05/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Highland West! Tour begins at St. Aloysius Church, 2165 W. Broad St. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about the...

Art Walks & Landmark Talk - Near South

Art Walks & Landmark Talk - Near South
07:00 pm - 05/22/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring Near South! Tour begins at the Driving Park Library, 1442 Livingston Ave. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about...

Slice of East Columbus Tour

Slice of East Columbus Tour
10:00 am - 05/20/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

For most of its life, a corner of East Columbus near the intersection of Fifth and Cassady Avenues has been overlooked ... until recently. WOSU's Columbus Neighborhoods,...

Art Walk and Landmark Talk - Arena District

Art Walk and Landmark Talk - Arena District
07:00 pm - 05/15/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a FREE Art Walk & Landmark Talk featuring the Arena District! Tour begins at Arch Park, 240 W. Nationwide Blvd. at 7pm sharp. You will learn about the...

Volksmarch Tavern Tour

Volksmarch Tavern Tour
06:00 pm - 05/04/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Volksmarch Tavern Tour Thursday, May 4 6-9 p.m. $20 Members/$25 Non-Members Update 5.4.2017 Tour is a go despite the rain! You are welcome to drive to the venues,...

Green Lawn Walk For Restoration

Green Lawn Walk For Restoration
02:00 pm - 01/29/2017

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks and the Friends of Green Lawn Cemetery together host quarterly, seasonal walking tours that focus on the history and natural beauty of Central...

Hallelujah Tour of Churches

Hallelujah Tour of Churches
02:00 pm - 12/03/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Get in the holiday spirit with a festive tour of downtown churches! Downtown Columbus is home to many historically and architecturally significant churches representing...

Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery

Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery
02:00 pm - 10/30/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Friends of Green Lawn Cemetery are hosting seasonal tours that focus on both the art of Green Lawn Cemetery and the botanical features...

Art Walks - Franklinton II

Art Walks - Franklinton II
07:00 pm - 10/10/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walks - Clintonville II

Art Walks - Clintonville II
07:00 pm - 10/03/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walks - German Village II

Art Walks - German Village II
07:00 pm - 09/26/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walks - Short North II

Art Walks - Short North II
07:00 pm - 09/12/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walk - Near South Art Walk

Art Walk - Near South Art Walk
07:00 pm - 08/15/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walk - River South

Art Walk - River South
07:00 pm - 08/08/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

Art Walk - Brewery District

Art Walk - Brewery District
07:00 pm - 08/01/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We are very excited to join forces with Columbus Public Health for a fourth season of free Art Walks & Landmark Talks! This year’s line-up includes 21 walks to...

The LeVeque Tower Reborn

The LeVeque Tower Reborn
05:30 pm - 07/21/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Columbus Landmarks is celebrating a classic building reborn – the “King of Buildings” and 47-story Art Deco icon. Designed by master architect C. Howard Crane,...

Upper Arlington Bicycle Tour

Upper Arlington Bicycle Tour
02:00 pm - 07/10/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Explore old Arlington and learn about its development as an early 20th century planned residential suburban community. The route is roughly 3 miles and will make...

Downtown Modern Walking Tour

Downtown Modern Walking Tour
06:30 pm - 07/07/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

It’s a mod, mod, mod city … glimmering office buildings, integrated landscapes, newfangled interstate highways, and evidence of the past. Explore Columbus’...

Upper Arlington Bike Tour

Upper Arlington Bike Tour
02:00 pm - 06/26/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Roll on over to UA for a bicycle tour of historic old Arlington on Sunday, June 26 from 2-4 p.m. Explore old Arlington and learn about its development as an early...

Urban Safari

Urban Safari
07:00 pm - 06/23/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Well, not tigers but lions, bears, bees, seahorses, eagles and even an ibis can be found on a walking tour of downtown landmarks...

After Work Party at Meleca's

After Work Party at Meleca's
05:30 pm - 06/15/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Kick off summer and nominations for the 2016 James B. Recchie Design Award at an after-work party at the fabulous offices, studio, gallery and private residence...

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Walking Tour

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Walking Tour
10:00 am - 06/04/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Join us for a two-hour walking tour of Mt. Calvary, the oldest active Catholic Cemetery in Columbus, located just west of downtown. We will touch on a bit of the...

Columbus Landmarks Annual Meeting

Columbus Landmarks Annual Meeting
05:00 pm - 05/12/2016

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Celebrate Preservation Month at Columbus Landmarks Foundation's Annual Membership Meeting on on Thursday, May 12 at The Ohio State University Faculty Club, 181 S....

Tales of Franklinton

Tales of Franklinton
07:00 pm - 05/06/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

It's halfway to Halloween, but we don't want to wait until October to share these thrills with you! Join us for History Through Hauntings: Tales of Franklinton Walking...

Tales of the Ohio Pen

Tales of the Ohio Pen
07:00 pm - 04/20/2016

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

It’s halfway to Halloween, but we don’t want to wait until October to share these thrills with you! The area of Columbus now known as the Arena District has...

Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places - West Side

Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places - West Side
02:00 pm - 04/17/2016

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Columbus Landmarks invites you to explore the West Side during its Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places Tour on Sunday, April 17 from 2-5 p.m. The tour features three...

Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places - West Side

Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places - West Side
02:00 pm - 04/17/2016

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Columbus Landmarks invites you to explore the West Side during its Illuminated Spaces: Sacred Places Tour on Sunday, April 17 from 2-5 p.m. The tour features three...

Favorite Haunts Bus Tour

Favorite Haunts Bus Tour
06:30 pm - 10/29/2015

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

We've got a few tickets available for our 10/29 Favorite Haunts Bus Tour - get 'em before they vanish! Hop on the bus and head to some of our favorite haunts including...

After Work Party at The Jack

After Work Party at The Jack
05:30 pm - 06/11/2015

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Kick off summer and nominations for the 2015 James B. Recchie Design Award at an after-work party at The Jack on Thursday, June 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Enjoy gourmet...

Phantoms & Façades: Engine House No. 16

Phantoms & Façades: Engine House No. 16
07:00 pm - 05/02/2015

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

Since Columbus Landmarks Original Annual Ghost Tours began, folks have been thrilled and chilled by the stories and buildings that are visited every October. Now...

History Through Hauntings: Glen Echo Ravine

History Through Hauntings: Glen Echo Ravine
06:00 pm - 04/28/2015

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As anyone who has been on our October tours can tell you, the neighborhoods of Columbus can be very “spirited” places. Sometimes the architecture, history and...

She Done Him Wrong: Tales of Love Tavern Tour

She Done Him Wrong: Tales of Love Tavern Tour
06:00 pm - 02/26/2015

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

On Thursday, February 26 we will explore Columbus taverns through the lens of love, and especially love gone wrong. Tour begins at 6 p.m. at Johnny's Tavern, 3503...

Buildings We Love Bus Tour

Buildings We Love Bus Tour
01:00 pm - 02/22/2015

At Columbus Landmarks Foundation

February is the month of love … why not treat yourself to a little affair with the urban environment? Ed Lentz and Doreen Uhas Sauer have created a one-time-only...

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