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OHIO STATEHOUSE

1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH 43215 Directions

Since 1839

Monument Cell Phone and Special Event Tour, Wedding Events, Museum Education Center, Historical Places, Architecture Structure, Guided Tours, Group Meals, George Washington Williams Room & Public Tour

Ohio Statehouse has been home to state government since 1857. This magnificent Greek Revival structure was begun and completed in 1861. The statehouse is recognized as one of the early republic's most famous architectural achievements. The Greek Revival Doric structural features and proportions offer the impression that the first State legislature deserves permanence, beauty, and grandeur. It offers guided tours for Grade 4 and up to school groups. It affords free guided tours weekdays on the hour from 10 am-3 pm. You can enjoy the cafe and museum shop. Convenient underground parking is available.

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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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THE KELTON HOUSE MUSEUM & GARDEN

586 East Town Street, Columbus, OH 43215 Directions

Since 1852

Weddings, Receptions, Displays, Exhibitions, House Tours, Meetings, Historical Places, Parties, Special Events, Gardens, Self-Guided Audio and Docent-Led Tours, Collections, Educational Programs, Architecture Structure & Museum Shop

The Kelton House Museum & Garden was built in 1852. The House has been restored from the 1800s with Victorian treasures from the Kelton estate. Visit this historic building and immerse yourself in the Victorian experience through the eyes of the Kelton family, whose permanent 120-year-old home and original belongings left a distinctive mark. It provides a unique atmosphere that will create an exceptional event for you. The museum offers a continuous house tours service, special activities, and educational opportunities. Free parking is available on request.

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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat & Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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THURBER HOUSE

77 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215 Directions

Since 1984

House, Thurber Chamber Theater, Adult and Ghost Workshops, Summer Camp, Literary Picnics, School Programs, Exhibits, Evenings with Authors, Birthday Gala, Fable Writing & Special Events

'Thurber House' is one of the country's highest acknowledgment in comedy writing, month-long residencies for adult authors, and literature for children. Their goal is to honor the written word for educating and entertaining the widest audience possible and to continue James Thurber's legacy. It provides cultural events that reflect James Thurber's heritage and spirit. The house offers a range of arts and culture organizations. It affords free regular self-guided tours. It provides guided community tours by invitation for 10+ guests.

Price: Admission:
Adults - $4
Students and seniors - $2

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Mon - Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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