Columbus Culture Walks

Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Columbus Public Health are pleased to announce a series of four FREE Saturday walking tours made possible with support from Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Join us to celebrate historic neighborhoods through the experiences and stories of residents past and present. Whether you live […]

Congratulations 2017 James B. Recchie Design Award Finalists

Celebrate the finalists and toast the winner  of the 2017 James B. Recchie Design Award! Thursday, October 5, 2017 @Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St. … last year’s winner! 5:30pm Reception & CMA Design Team Insight featuring Joseph Mayer, AIA -DesignGroup; Bob Loversidge, FAIA, Schooley Caldwell; Karen McCoy, PLA, ASLA – MKSK Studios […]

Experience Organic Design At Glenbrow in October

In an ongoing celebration of Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th Birthday year, Columbus Landmarks is showcasing Modern Design and opportunities to experience Wright’s influence right here in Columbus.  Join us for two unique events — a discussion and tour led by a pair of hands-on preservationists who have saved the once endangered Usonian gem on East […]

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 […]

Autumn Walk At Green Lawn Cemetery

Columbus Landmarks Foundation and Friends of Green Lawn Cemetery are pleased to offer seasonal walking tours featuring the art, architecture, and botanical features of this very special park. Central Ohio’s preeminent 19th century cemetery reflects the roots of the Cemetery Beautiful Movement in New England. Green Lawn encompasses more than 200 years of Columbus history, […]

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 […]

CityWalks Columbus Guided Tours

Our third season of weekly downtown CityWalk Columbus Guided Tours begins May 6 and runs through October. These 90-minute downtown walking tours are offered weekly on Saturdays at 10 a.m. and once monthly at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for members, seniors and children. CityWalks Columbus Guided Tours begin at the […]

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 […]