Short North Arts District
The Short North is Columbus’ premier arts, dining and shopping district. Also host to the acclaimed Gallery Hop, which occurs the first Saturday of every month.
The Arena District boasts a lively nightlife and features several restaurants and bars. Also home to Nationwide Arena and Huntington Ballpark.Columbus Commons
Columbus Commons features a variety of special events and programs all in the great outdoors.
COsI is Columbus’ dynamic hands-on science center and was recently named the #1 science center in the country by Parents magazine.
This expansive park also features several tennis courts. The main attraction is the incredible view of the Columbus skyline. Also featuring a scenic pond and gazebo.
The North Market
This 135 year-old public market houses 35 indoor venues, as well as a seasonal outdoor farmers market. Visitors will find everything from artisan ice cream and hand-made chocolate to exotic spices and a variety of prepared foods.
The Ohio State University
Five miles north on High street, this sprawling campus is home of the Buckeyes and Ohio stadium (‘the shoe’).
Located in the heart of downtown Columbus, this urban oasis consists of more than 145 lush acres of park. Stretching along the riverfront from the vibrant Arena District to the natural beauty of Whittier Peninsula through an integrated system of parks, boulevards, bikeways and walkways.
This restored 19th century community features beautifully renovated homes, shops and restaurants.