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2015 Most Endangered Buildings Announced

At its May 15 Annual Meeting, Columbus Landmarks announced its 2nd Annual Most Endangered Buildings...

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New Weekly CityWalks Tours

Columbus Landmarks is pleased to offer weekly guided walking tours of downtown Columbus every...

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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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  • 2015 Most Endangered Buildings Announced

    At its May 15 Annual Meeting, Columbus Landmarks announced its 2nd Annual Most Endangered Buildings List. The list features 14 buildings 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. The buildings were identified and nominated by […]

    Posted on May 14, 2015 0 comments
  • Congratulations Preservation Award Winners!

    Columbus Landmarks bestowed the following Preservation Awards at its 2015 Annual Meeting, held at the historic St. Paul AME Church on May 14: James L. Keyes President’s Award Georgetta Lake, for her work to preserve and restore the Theresa Building, 821-827 E. Long Street Henry L. Hunker Urban Legacy Award Friends of the Ravines, for […]

    Posted on May 14, 2015 0 comments
  • Thank You For The Big Give!

    Our deep appreciation for all who joined The Big Give! We don’t have results yet but we are grateful to our donors and to The Columbus Foundation for the amplified funds.    

    Posted on April 21, 2015 0 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
  • After Work Party at The Jack – June 11

    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 sliders, local beer, wine and the eclectic Americana and high lonesome sound of the Echo Echoes at this fun event in the heart of the Brewery […]

    Posted on May 21, 2015 0 comments
  • New Weekly CityWalks Tours

    Columbus Landmarks is pleased to offer weekly guided walking tours of downtown Columbus every Saturday beginning May 23 through October. The 90-minute walking tours start at Broad and High, Columbus’ most historic intersection, and cover the architecture and stories of important highlights from the city’s frontier beginnings through its importance in the Civil War and […]

    Posted on April 29, 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