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Picnic At The Arch

Pack a chair and picnic and meet us behind the Union Station Arch on the lawn of McFerson...

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Modern Design Celebration

It’s Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th Birthday year and we hope you will visit the Westcott...

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Garden Design For Older Homes

Join us on Saturday, August 19 from 9-11am for an enlightening workshop that will help you...

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Buildings Reborn – Municipal Light Plant – August 10

  Columbus Landmarks invites you to an exciting evening at the 1903 Municipal Light Plant as...

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2017 Most Endangered Buildings

Columbus Landmarks announced its fourth annual Most Endangered Buildings List featuring 10 historic...

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Historical Home Plaques

Columbus Landmarks is now offering plaques for  homes at least 50 years old… …and...

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CityWalks Columbus Guided Tours

Our third season of weekly downtown CityWalk Columbus Guided Tours begins May 6 and runs through...

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Help For Older Homes

Our new Home Preservation Program is actively engaged in Columbus neighborhoods, meeting with...

  • History of Municipal Light Plant

    by Ed Lentz, Director Emeritus The Columbus Municipal Light Plant was constructed in 1903 near the meeting place of the Scioto and Olentangy Rivers, in the heart of Ohio’s capital city. The plant served the city for over seven decades, until it became outmoded and closed in 1977. The building has stood vacant for 40 […]

    Posted on August 9, 2017 0 comments
  • Idea Competiton For Endangered Buildings

    Columbus Landmarks publishes an annual list of Most Endangered Buildings to build awareness of our city’s architectural heritage at risk of demolition, destruction or irreparable damage. What’s next for threatened buildings? We believe that your creative ideas for adaptive reuse may be a catalyst for redevelopment. The Idea Competition seeks your creativity – unleash it […]

    Posted on July 31, 2017 0 comments
  • Buildings Reborn – Municipal Light Plant – August 10

      Columbus Landmarks invites you to an exciting evening at the 1903 Municipal Light Plant as it undergoes a massive transformation and rebirth! Thursday, August 10 5:30-8 pm Municipal Light Plant 589 W. Nationwide Blvd. $75 Members/$100 Non-Members   Not a Columbus Landmarks Member? JOIN for just $35 »  Saved from Most Endangered Building status, […]

    Posted on June 22, 2017 2 comments
  • Historical Home Plaques

    Columbus Landmarks is now offering plaques for  homes at least 50 years old… …and research services to help homeowners determine the date of their home to be included on the plaque, if desired. The bronze cast plaque from Columbus Sign Company will cost $225 for Columbus Landmarks members and $250 for non-members. To order a […]

    Posted on May 10, 2017 0 comments
  • Picnic At The Arch

    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! Picnic at the Arch Sunday, August 20 5:30-7pm Free Member Event! »RSVP »JOIN/RENEW Our organization is very fortunate to have founding members who are actively involved in preservation in Columbus […]

    Posted on August 1, 2017 0 comments
  • Modern Design Celebration

    It’s Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th Birthday year and we hope you will visit the Westcott House in Springfield, Ohio or even MoMA’s Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive exhibit in New York City. But if you’re looking for ways to understand his influence a little closer to home, we hope you will join […]

    Posted on August 1, 2017 0 comments
  • Garden Design For Older Homes

    Join us on Saturday, August 19 from 9-11am for an enlightening workshop that will help you understand and plan for a landscape that complements your historic home and contributes to the perfect sense of place!   $5 Members/$10 Non-Members The workshop will be held at the Wells Barn at Franklin Park Conservatory and led by […]

    Posted on July 24, 2017 0 comments
  • 2017 Most Endangered Buildings

    Columbus Landmarks announced its fourth annual Most Endangered Buildings List featuring 10 historic structures in peril. VIEW 2017 Most Endangered Buildings List » BUS TOUR 8/13 Most Endangered Buildings » 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 […]

    Posted on May 11, 2017 0 comments