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About Columbus

Learn about where the summit will be hosted, parking information and exciting things to do around the city.


Ohio Union
1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH43210
United States

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When you arrive at Ohio State, please self-park in the Ohio Union North Garage (1780 College Rd S, Columbus, OH 43210). You will receive a ticket at the entrance gate; please bring that inside with you and we will provide validation at registration

Around the city

Discover the arts and culture, cuisine and museums unique to Ohio’s capital city. 

From neighborhoods and transportation options to city events and more, see what you can explore at visit.osu.edu/experience.

A close up view of pesto pasta at a high end restaurant

Places to eat

Find the best dining our city has to offer — from paella to pasta, spicy hot chicken to veggie burgers.
Two female performers stand on stage during a theatrical play

Things to do

Whether you’re into dinosaurs or glass blowing or gorgeous gardens, there’s so much to discover.
A view of the Columbus, Ohio skyline at dusk from the riverfront

Where to stay

Learn more about the Blackwell Inn, Ohio State’s preferred place to stay when visiting the campus.


Logo for 150th anniversary of Ohio State

In honor of our Sesquicentennial, The Ohio State University hosts THINK BEYOND: An Academic Summit Series

Urban Universities + Thriving Communities

Jan. 28, 2020
Ohio Union