Help Make Preservation a Priority!

Columbus Landmarks is a dedicated group advocating for the
preservation of historic architecture, adaptive reuse of
old buildings, and new design excellence throughout Greater Columbus

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Hallelujah Holiday Tour of Churches

Walking tour of four historically & architecturally significant churches. The tour begins at First Congregational Church at 2:00pm
1. First Congregational Church, 444 E. Broad St.
2. St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 E. Broad Street
3. Trinity Episcopal Church, 125 E. Broad St.
4. Broad St. United Methodist Church, 501 E. Broad St.
The tour ends with coffee and Christmas cookies.
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• Dec. 7, 2019
• Start @ 2:00
• First Congregational Church

Conversations on Ohio Architecture

Free reception and presentation featuring four of Ohio Archipedia’s project contributors: Barbara Powers, Ohio History Connection; Jeff Darbee, Benjamin D. Rickey & Co.; Nathalie Wright, Historic Preservation Consultant; and Kevin Rose, Springfield’s Turner Foundation. Archipedia is an authoritative online encyclopedia of the U.S. built environment and contains histories, photographs, and maps for over 20,000 structures.
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• Jan. 23, 2020
• 6:00pm – 9:00pm
• Ohio HIstory Connection

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Together we can make a difference

MISSION: Columbus Landmarks advocates for, promotes and preserves Columbus landmarks and neighborhoods.
HISTORY: Columbus Landmarks was founded in 1977 by a dedicated group of historic preservationists and local residents who were committed to preserving Columbus’ architectural heritage.
TODAY: Since that time, Landmarks has played an integral role in educating the community, encouraging responsible public and private sector enhancement of historic areas and structures, and promoting the highest standards in the design and construction of new buildings and spaces. Our membership includes 1,000 individuals and corporations who remain devoted to Landmarks’ mission and vision.

Honoring excellence in urban design of historic & new buildings architecture through the James B. Recchie Design ...

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Your participation in Columbus Landmarks helps preserve our city’s historic architecture and raises the bar for new ...