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Spring Bus Tours

We’re anxious to get spring rolling! Join Columbus Landmarks for a bus tour and explore...

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2015 Most Endangered Buildings List Nominations Open

Columbus Landmarks is seeking nominations for its 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List. The purpose...

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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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Columbus Landmarks Bookstore

Give the gifts your friends, family and clients will love with the added benefit of supporting...

  • 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List Nominations Open

    Columbus Landmarks is seeking nominations for its 2015 Most Endangered Buildings List. The purpose of the list is to create awareness of our city’s architectural heritage at risk of demolition, destruction or irreparable damage. These historic buildings and sites contribute not only to Columbus history, but also to the character of the community.     […]

    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
  • The Jack Wins 25th James B. Recchie Design Award

    In a program at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center, Columbus Landmarks Foundation announced the winner of the 2014 James B. Recchie Award. This was the 25th time the award has been given in honor of the late James B. Recchie, a founding trustee. The winner of the 2014 James B. Recchie Award is […]

    Posted on October 9, 2014 0 comments
  • Spring Bus Tours

    We’re anxious to get spring rolling! Join Columbus Landmarks for a bus tour and explore Franklinton March 21; The Irish Story March 28; and Holocaust Remembrance April 19. Get tickets today – seating is limited. Franklinton Then and Now Bus Tour* Saturday, March 21  2 pm-5 pm Tour begins at the Strongwater Food & Spirits, […]

    Posted on March 10, 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 5 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