Reaching for the Sky

Now Open through April 2016

Reaching back to the beginning of controlled flight, Columbus has played a significant role in aviation history.

From the early days of Roy Knabenshue, Cromwell Dixon, and the Driving Park to the national prominence of Eddie Rickenbacker,

Transcontinental Air Transport, and Curtiss-Wright, and featuring colorful personalities like Foster Lane, Curtiss LeMay,

April 2015 to April 2016

The Big Give

Make your Donation go Further.

 

On May 12th The Columbus Foundation is holding the Big Give its twenty four hour giving event.

Donations through the Columbus Foundation starting at 10a.m on May 12th will be added to from a pool of 1.3 million dollars.

Help the Columbus Historical Society soar by visiting  columbusfoundation.org and selecting the Columbus Historical Society.

2015 CHS Bus Tour

City of ColumbusDiscover the past, the present, and what's in store for the future of our great city. Join the Columbus Historical Society on our 2015 Columbus City Tour Series.

Travel through Downtown with its historical centerpiece, the Ohio Statehouse, and the new Columbus Commons; the Short North Arts District; German Village, the Arena District; Olde Towne East; the Discovery District; Franklin Park and much more. Listen to stories of national significance, international intrigue and local history and lore.

You will discover over 200 years of Columbus history in its landmarks, the growth of its many cultural venues and visions for the future on this 2.5 hour tour.

Click "Read more" below to order tickets!

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