Arena District 2014

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About This Art Walk

The Arena District Art Walk will lead you through the Northwestern portion of Downtown Columbus and the vibrant Arena District. Experience the former site of the Ohio Penitentiary, the current site of Columbus' stunning arenas, and the iconic architecture of Columbus' oldest skyscrapers. You will find historic relics of building facades, the ship that sailed the ocean blue, public art sprinkled along the Scioto Riverfront, and much more!

Arena District Art Walk ImageTake the Arena District Art Walk

download 2  Arena District Art Walk Map: Download and Print.
Audio icon Arena District Audio Tour for your iPod or MP3 player:  Download 

Instructions to download audio tour: Click on the link to download the audio files. When prompted, select a location to save the files to on your computer (we recommend your music library). Once the download is complete, double click on the file to access the audio files using your preferred program (iTunes, Windows Media Player, etc.). The files correspond to the number of each site on this Art Walk map.

Unable to print? Arena District Art Walk maps are available in the following locations during regular business hours:

Capital Crossroads Special Improvement District
23 N Fourth St, Columbus, OH 43215

Columbus Public Health
240 Parsons Ave, Columbus, OH 43215

 

COSI
333 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215

Experience Columbus Visitors Centers
Arena District Location - 277 W Nationwide Bvd, Suite 125, Columbus, OH 43215
Easton Location - 188 Easton Town Center, Columbus, OH 43219

Greater Columbus Arts Council
100 E. Broad St., Suite 2250,Columbus, OH 43215

Planning Your Walk

Public Transit
The Arena District is easily accessible via several local and express COTA routes, including the 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, and 18 Local Routes.
Downtown Columbus COTA routes

Public Parking
Public Parking is available in the following locations in and around the Arena District:

  • Throughout the Arena District off of Front Street, Nationwide Blvd., and Neil Avenue. View Map
  • In the Ohio State House underground parking garage accessible from Broad, State, or Third Streets. View Map.

Your Walk
The Arena District Art Walk is only a mile or so away from the Capitol Square, River South, Short North, Franklinton, and Discovery District Art Walks. Plan your own unique Art Walk experience around your daily destinations by visiting the Art Walks feature of the  MyColumbus Mobile Smartphone Application for Android or iPhone.