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Columbus Architecture Tours

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See the architecture that made Columbus, Indiana famous.Find out why the American Institute of Architects ranked Columbus 6th in the nation for innovation and design.This guided bus tour enables you to see many of the 70 world-renowned buildings by...more
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506 5th St, Columbus, IN 47201-6225
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Great way to see the architecture of Columbus. Knowledgeable tour guides. Excellent visitors center.

Date of experience: October 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your trip!

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This tour is the best way to learn about the key architectural sights in Columbus. You’ll also become acquainted with the Visitor Center which has a great gift shop, several Chihuly glass sculptures, and offers a tour of the Miller House. The map that you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Columbus. Thank you for your comments on areas of improvement. We are always trying to improve our visitors experience!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

We planned a trip to Indiana around the architecture tours and were very happy with the experience. The walking tour of downtown sites is breathtaking and informative. Our guide suggested additional stops we might want to make on our own. The bus tour involves a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to Columbus.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is a must if in Indianapolis (as we were) or an architecture fan. 7 National Historic Landmarks and about 70 architecturally significant buildings. We loved the two + hour bus and walking tour. Everything is close, but having an expert commentator to add local...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for your kind words about Columbus.

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Traveling up north from Florida in our RV we stayed at an RV Park near Columbus, IN. After searching the internet and learning more about Columbus I discovered this tour and made sure we included a stop on our return. Be sure to get your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to Columbus! Come back and visit soon.

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We did three tours -- Miller House, Bus Tour, and Downtown Walking Tour -- and all were fantastic. If you are coming to Columbus for the architecture, this is a must do. The guides are all very friendly, very well informed, and have a great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to Columbus!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

I came to Columbus for a day trip at the urging of co-workers and it was just wonderful! I reserved ahead of time to be part of the architectural tour (online booking) and we all met at the tourism office where we watched a short...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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HaleyM559, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so glad your co-workers were able to get you to come to Columbus!

Reviewed 12 August 2018

The architecture in Columbus is amazing. To think of an American town of 45,000 so committed to architecture and community is inspiring. I took the walking tour and enjoyed the insight in the the world class architects vision for their buildings and how they came...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Haley M, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review! We take pride in our small town with big architecture!

Reviewed 30 July 2018

The architecture tour of Columbus was very good. Our guide did a great job and we enjoyed it immensely.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Haley M, Public Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for coming to visit!

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Good leisurely overview of the unique mid-mod hub that is Columbus. Could have used a little more on how it all evolved. Nice gift shop too.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Haley M, Public Relations Manager at Columbus Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review!

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Aaron R
26 January 2017|
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From December through March, the architecture tour is only available at 10:00 a.m. on Saturdays. From April through November, the tour is offered at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays through Saturdays and at 2:00 p.m. on Saturdays... More
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