Discovery District Art Walk

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About This Art Walk

The Discovery District Art Walk will lead you through the Northeastern portion of Downtown Columbus. Experience Columbus' Creative Campus where Columbus State Community College, Columbus College of Art and Design, and several downtown arts and cultural institutions all converge. You will find hidden murals on buildings, artistic surprises in parks, historic architectural landmarks, and much more!

Discovery District graphicTake the Discovery District Art Walk

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 Discovery District Art Walk Map: Download and Print.
Audio icon Discovery 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 prefered program (iTunes, Windows Media Player, etc.). The files correspond to the number of each site on this Art Walk map.  

Unable to print? Discovery 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
 

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 Discovery District is easily accessible via several local and express COTA routes, including the 1, 6, 9, 10, and 11 Local Routes.
Downtown Columbus COTA Routes 

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

  • On Columbus State Community College's campus (at Washington and Spring Streets).  View map.
  • On Columbus College of Art and Design's campus (at Broad Street and Cleveland Avenue).  View map.
  • At the Columbus Metropolitan Library - Main Branch (at Grant Avenue and Library Park Court).  View map.

Your Walk
The Discovery District Art Walk is only a mile or so away from the Capitol Square and Arena 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.