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2015 Most Endangered Buildings List Nominations Closed

Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for the 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List....

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Walk on the Wild Side – Short North Tavern Tour

Join us for our first-ever walking tavern tour – a walk on the wild side, Short North. Well,...

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African American Landmarks Preservation Initiative Report Published

The Report of the African American Landmark Preservation Initiative (AALPI) is published and...

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  • The Big Give Is Back!

          Join The Big Give, Tuesday, May 12 at 10 a.m. through Wednesday, May 13 at 10 a.m., for an opportunity to show your community spirit and support Columbus Landmarks! The Columbus Foundation is providing a $1.3 Million Bonus Pool and your donation will be amplified on a pro rata basis. What’s more, […]

    Posted on April 21, 2015 0 comments
  • 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List Nominations Closed

    Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for the 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List. Columbus Landmarks Advocacy Committee and Board of Trustees are reviewing the nominations and conducting research on the properties. The 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List will be announced at our Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 14 at St. Paul AME Church. The […]

    Posted on March 10, 2015 1 comment
  • Walk on the Wild Side – Short North Tavern Tour

    Join us for our first-ever walking tavern tour – a walk on the wild side, Short North. Well, not really “wild”, but it used to be colorful in a different sense. Tour will feature three “official” stops, and lots of history and architecture along the way. Lincoln’s funeral train, Greek bootblacks, an old graveyard, the […]

    Posted on March 10, 2015 4 comments
  • Home Preservation: Update On Low-Interest Loan Program

    Last year, Columbus Landmarks began work on a new program to assist Columbus homeowners in the repair and rehabilitation of houses that are at least 50 years old. The program will provide homeowners with low-interest loans for the purpose of making needed improvements to these historic residences. It is an exciting extension of the mission […]

    Posted on January 21, 2015 0 comments
  • Halfway to Halloween Events

    History Through Hauntings: Glen Echo Ravine Tuesday, April 28  6-9 p.m. >>BUY TICKETS $20 Members $25 Non-Members 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 lore are well known, other times they are more obscure – even […]

    Posted on March 31, 2015 0 comments
  • African American Landmarks Preservation Initiative Report Published

    The Report of the African American Landmark Preservation Initiative (AALPI) is published and available. AALPI researched and documented African American settlements in Columbus including Burnside Heights, Hanford Village, Flytown, Poindexter Village, and more. The goal of this initiative was to collaborate with existing and new preservation organizations and individuals, researchers, archivists, and others to research […]

    Posted on January 14, 2015 7 comments
  • Matching Grant Awarded

    Columbus Landmarks is pleased to have received a $5,000 grant from the Charlotte R. Haller, and Martha G. Staub funds of The Columbus Foundation to support development of an historic preservation curriculum for high school students. The grant serves as partial match for the $10,000 grant recently received from the Richard and Julia Moe Fund […]

    Posted on January 14, 2015 0 comments
  • 1,600+ Participate In 2014 Art Walks & Landmark Talks

    We have just wrapped up a season of 32 free Art Walks & Landmark Talks with Columbus Public Health! The one-hour guided art, architecture and history tours were made possible with support from the Ohio Humanities Council. Thanks the 1,600+ walkers who joined us as we explored Columbus neighborhoods rich with architectural details. If you […]

    Posted on October 21, 2014 0 comments