What to do in Columbus, OH

Activities, attractions and tours
Columbus featuring a garden, skyline and a pond

Columbus Attractions

Like to be kept busy while you're on vacation? If so, Columbus will be the perfect fit. This state capital has loads of opportunities when it comes to fine food, thrilling activities and big-name attractions. Start working on your travel itinerary now!

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What to do in Columbus

Free Things to Do in Columbus

They say the best things in life are free. Make sure you visit the following around Columbus:

World's Largest Gavel - Satisfy your artistic and cultural cravings here and see talent and creativity at work.

Scioto Audubon Metro Park - Pencil in time to play and add some excitement to your trip here.

Rhodes State Office Tower - Stop by this local landmark and take in its unique design.

Ohio Statehouse - If you want to explore the history of the region through its landmarks, include this one on your sightseeing schedule.

Columbus Near East Side Historic District - Stop for a while in this thriving spot and imagine what life would be like as a local resident.

North Market - Well known among those who reside here, this site is worth checking out.

Columbus Commons - Revitalize your mind, body and soul by spending time in nature.

Things to Do in Columbus with Kids

You'll find plenty of fun things to do with your kids in and around Columbus. Keep the crew happy with our family friendly experiences.


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