Columbus Art Walks- Short North

Short North - American GothicShort North Arts District Art Walk

About This Art Walk

The Short North Arts District Art Walk will lead you through one of Columbus’ most creative and vibrant neighborhoods located just north of Downtown. Experience streets teaming with culture, building facades filled with colorful murals, and a unique blend of history and modernity. You will find classic art works with a Short North twist, new uses for old spaces, lots of unexpected surprises, and much more!

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Download icon Short North Arts District Art Walk Map: Download and Print. 

Unable to print? Short North Arts District 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 Blvd, 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 Short North Arts District Art Walk is easily accessible via several local and express COTA routes. For up to date routes and schedules, visit

Public Parking
Public Parking is available throughout the Short North Arts District on side streets and in several surface lots and garages. For information on parking in the Short North, visit

Groups or parties with large vehicles might consider parking in the adjacent Arena District. Garages are located off of Front Street, Nationwide Blvd., and Neil Avenue.  View Map

Your Walk
The Short North Arts District Art Walk is a mile or less away from the Arena District, Capitol Square, and University 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.