Columbus Historical Society

Preserving, protecting, and promoting the history of Central Ohio.


We've been collecting, archiving, teaching, and exhibiting Columbus history for over
25 years. Come and join one of our free talks or events or hop on one of our
city tours around Downtown Columbus.


"We Shall Remember Them": How Columbus Remembered the Great War

The Columbus Historical Society is thrilled to announce a new program for Fall 2018. Events and exhibits will reveal the ways in which Columbus residents have memorialized World War I over the past 100 years. 

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Discover community history

Join one of our free upcoming talks and events to learn more about the people, places, and stories of Columbus's past

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