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Great Hallelujah Tour

Get in the holiday spirit with a festive tour of downtown churches! Downtown Columbus is home to many historically and architecturally significant churches representing the finest in craftsmanship and ecclesiastical design. Please join us for a walking tour of four stalwart churches – enjoy seasonal music at each with introductions from WOSU Classical 101 Host Christopher […]

URGENT! Save Federal Historic Tax Credit

House Committee Passes Tax Bill with HTC Eliminated; Senate Restores HTC In Its Version  11.17.17 At the end of the Senate’s tax reform bill mark-up, Chairman Hatch (R-UT) combined a handful of amendments into one Manager’s Amendment. Included in this Manager’s Amendment package was the Cassidy amendment, a provision to restore the Historic Tax Credit to 20% […]

#GivingTuesday is November 28

Columbus Landmarks is your local connection to #GivingTuesday, an annual global day of giving! Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.  Columbus Landmarks will kick off our Year-End Annual Fund […]

Thank You 110 Big Give Donors!

Many thanks to the 110 donors who gave to Columbus Landmarks during The Big Give! These donations plus the bonus pool funds total $17,130.83 for Columbus Landmarks. We don’t know who you are just yet, but we thank you for your generous spirit and for making preservation a priority.   Your donation to Columbus Landmarks will help us continue […]

Congratulations Nationwide Children’s Hospital!

  Congratulations to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, winner of the 2017 James B. Recchie Design Award! The award was the 28th given in honor of the late James B. Recchie, a founding trustee of Columbus Landmarks. It honors excellence in urban design reflected in historic or new buildings and places, additions to existing buildings, parks, public […]

Idea Competition 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Help For Older Homes

Our new Home Preservation Program is actively engaged in Columbus neighborhoods, meeting with community groups and homeowners, and working with our first applicants to the program. The program provides free consultation and technical expertise to homeowners on a variety of repair, renovation and maintenance projects that also respect the architectural character of older homes in […]