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On November 27th, #GivingTuesday will focus us all on the power of generosity.  This international day of giving is a global phenomenon, but shines locally on our very own Columbus non-profit organizations — like Columbus Landmarks. We’ll be humbled if you include us in your gifting! We are partnering with the Columbus Foundation this year


Welcome, Ruby! Cristo Rey Intern

Hello, my name is Rubicela, most known as Ruby. I am a Cristo Rey student interning at the Columbus Landmarks this year on Tuesdays. This for sure has been a new opportunity for me and I have learned a lot in the little time I have been working here. Some of my activities in this


And the winner is …

Congratulations to the Columbus Metropolitan Library Northside Branch, winner of the 2018 James B. Recchie Design Award! In a program at the Wells Barn at Franklin Park Conservatory, Columbus Landmarks announced the winner of the 2018 James B. Recchie Award. This was the 29 th time the award has been given in honor of the late James


Preserving the DNA of Places and Eras

We will welcome Paul Westlake to Columbus as our featured speaker at the James B. Recchie Design Award Program on Thursday, October 4 at Wells Park at Franklin Park Conservatory. Paul spearheads DLR Group (Cleveland) Cultural+Performing Arts Studio serving global clients that include four of the six largest performing arts centers in the U.S., premier conservatories, major


South Linden Block Blitz

This Saturday, October 6 our Home Preservation Program will host a ‘Block Blitz’ to help five homeowners who live on one block of E. 24th St. in South Linden. These historic homes, constructed in the 1920s and 1930s, were built with quality materials and are important to the fabric of the neighborhood. We’ve been working with the


Congratulations Recchie Award Finalists

Drumroll, please! Congratulations to the five finalists for the 2018 James B. Recchie Design Award! With so much construction underway in Columbus it feels more important than ever to recognize design excellence and the impact it has on the built environment … and on the quality of our lives! This year’s finalists include a new


Celebrate Harlem Renaissance 100 at Eubie!

We are thrilled to partner with CATCO and the James Preston Poindexter Foundation for the celebration of I,Too, Sing America: Harlem Renaissance 100 in September. CATCO will present  Eubie! at the historic Lincoln Theatre September 7-15. Eubie! took Broadway by storm when it premiered in 1978. This revue features the music of famous jazz/swing musician Eubie


Experience Historic Seagrave Site at Buildings Reborn

Think you’ve seen everything and been everywhere in Columbus? Think again! Columbus Landmarks invites you to experience the historic Seagrave Building at 2050 South High Street on Thursday, July 19 as we celebrate the rebirth of this landmark in the revitalizing South Side neighborhood.  This year’s Buildings Reborn is your ticket to an exclusive, first-look


2018 Preservation Award Winners

Every year Columbus Landmarks recognizes distinguished achievement in historic preservation and community development. We are honored to recognize the following individuals and groups for their efforts. Dixie Sayre Miller Patron Award – Jeffrey W. Edwards The Award is named for Dixie Sayre Miller, who was a dedicated trustee, a great friend, and a supporter of


Art Walks & Landmark Talks

We are thrilled to be working with Columbus Public Health on a new season of 14 FREE Art Walks & Landmark Talks! Explore our city’s unique neighborhoods on these one-hour urban adventures, and learn more about each neighborhood’s unique architecture, art and history … all while improving your health and fitness! These tours are provided