With a population of only 46,000 and more than 80 buildings, landscapes, and pieces of public art by internationally noted architects and artists, Columbus, Indiana, consistently ranks as a top city for its size. Each visit to Columbus is a chance to explore the value of good design and enjoy our unique hospitality.

The 2017 exhibition is free and open to the public. You will have the opportunity to to take one of the daily walking tours of Exhibit Columbus that is offered by the Visitors Center. Please visit their website to book your tour in advance.

The Columbus Area Visitors Center has been helping guests have great stays in Columbus since the early 1970s, our friends there will be happy to help you make your visit unexpectedly remarkable and unforgettable. Click below to get more information from the Visitor Center about your visit. Hotel Indigo is the preferred hotel of Exhibit Columbus.

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The Columbus Visitors Center offers a variety of tours, including the Exhibit Columbus walking tour, Miller House and Garden tour, Columbus Architecture bus tour, and additional guided and self-guided options. Please reserve your tour tickets online, or contact the Visitors Center for assistance. Note: Tours regularly fill to capacity. Booking in advance is encouraged.

Learn more

Once you’re in Columbus, download the Exhibit Columbus app to experience the exhibition through this innovative, audio-based platform designed by artist Halsey Burgundy. Created as a soundtrack to your environment as you move through the exhibition, the app brings historical and real-time collected content into a shared space to have a conversation around the installations and sites. Coming Soon.


Exhibit Columbus is committed to making all the installations as accessible and inclusive as possible.

If you have special needs or requests, we would love to help you have a great time experiencing the exhibition.

Contact us at info@exhibitcolumbus.org.