German Village Art Walk

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About This Art Walk

The German Village Art Walk will lead you through Columbus’ first historically designated neighborhood located just south of Downtown. Experience the heart of German-American culture, restored homes with legendary tales, and over a dozen unique architectural styles. You will find brick-lined streets, the poet Schiller, and much more!

Take the German Village Art Walk

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Download icon German Village Art Walk Map: Download and Print.
Audio icon German Village 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? German Village Art Walk maps are available in the following locations during regular business hours:

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

German Village Society and Meeting Haus
588 S 3rd St, Columbus, OH 43215

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

Schiller Park Community Recreation Center
1069 Jaeger St, Columbus, OH 43206

Planning Your Walk

Public Transit
German Village is easily accessible via several local and express COTA routes, including the 1, 4, 7, 8, and 16 Local Routes.
Downtown Columbus COTA routes

Public Parking
Limited Public Parking is available on either side of 3rd Street in-between Livingston Avenue and Reinhard Avenue. On street parking is also available along Schiller Park at Reinhard Avenue.

Groups or parties with large vehicles might consider parking in the Columbus Commons parking garage, accessible from Rich and Main Streets. The Columbus Commons garage is a short walk or bus ride away from German Village. View Map

Your Walk
The German Village Art Walk is only a mile or so away from the Capitol Square, River South, 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.