Stewart Bridge in Columbus, Indiana

Everywhere Art & Unexpected Architecture

Conversation Plinth and Large Arch, Columbus

Modern Architecture Guided Tours

Columbus has been called one of the best cities in the world for architecture lovers. We think it’s a great place for you to fall in love with architecture for the first time, too.

See & Do in Columbus

Explore Columbus for its public art and galleries, shopping destinations, plenty of things to see and do, an amazing ice cream parlor, as well as more suggested stops – you’re going to have a great time in Columbus!

A surprising community

No city blends world-class architecture and small-town charm quite like Columbus, Indiana, where art is a way of life and history colors the present. Come be inspired by our flair for design!

A great destination for a getaway

Columbus is located just 40 miles south of Indianapolis and 70 miles north of Louisville. Check out hundreds of photos of Columbus – and then make plans for a visit.


View all upcoming festivals and events on the events calendar

The Festival of Lights Parade is a two-hour parade through downtown Columbus…a holiday tradition for the entire family – Sat Dec 7

A Not So Silent Night is the most festive shopping night of the year – Dec 12 (Elf Hunt begins Dec 1)


Columbus is a short side trip from just about anywhere you may be heading to or from in the upper Midwest!

Google map for Columbus, Indiana

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