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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 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, […]

Summer Walk At Green Lawn Cemetery & Green Lawn Abbey

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 Preservation Award Winners

Meet the PEOPLE who are making preservation a priority in Columbus! Congratulations to all the 2017 Preservation Award Winners recognized at our May Annual Meeting: »VIEW 2017 PRESERVATION AWARD WINNERS James L. Keyes President’s Award Jim Foley, Cristo Rey Columbus High School Henry L. Hunker Urban Legacy Award Trinity Episcopal Church Dixie Sayre Miller Patron […]

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 […]

New Ideas 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. Recently we hosted an idea competition seeking creative ideas for preserving the 13 buildings featured on the 2016 list and received 150 entries. The entries were displayed at an […]