Countless Things to Do and See in Columbus
- Mapfre Stadium
- Columbus Commons Park
- Franklin Park Conservatory
- Huntington Park
- Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
- Nationwide Arena
- Ohio Expo Center and State Fairground
- Ohio Theatre
- The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show
- The Ohio State University
How To Get Here
There's no shortage of things to do in Columbus, Ohio - whether you're here on a family vacation, a business trip, or a personal getaway. With a convenient location in the heart of the city, Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square places the best of the area within your reach.
Looking for festive nightlife? Easton Town Center is one of Columbus' top hotspots for dining, shopping, and nightlife. If you're visiting our hotel with your family, explore the Franklin Park Conservatory or Columbus Zoo & Aquarium. And Ohio State fans and alumni can head to Schottenstein Center to catch the Buckeyes in action. Visit lifeincbus.com for an insider look at what makes Columbus a great place to visit and live.
Learn more about great attractions and things to do in Columbus by scrolling down to watch a short video!
The John W. Galbreath Bicentennial Park
LOCATED 0.5 MILES AWAY
Located within walking distance of our hotel, the John W. Galbreath Bicentennial Park has historically been one of Columbus’ most popular parks. Over time, the park has been improved with the addition of an eye-catching fountain.
Center of Science and Industry
LOCATED 0.6 MILES AWAY
Treat your kids to a visit to COSI, named by Parents Magazine as the #1 Science Center in the country. This science center offers a wealth of fun things to do for all ages - from exhibits to live shows and much more.
Ohio State University
located 4 miles away
Ohio State University is within minutes of our hotel. Whether you are an alumnus coming to watch a Buckeye football game or a prospective student visiting campus for the first time, we have room for you.
located 4 miles away
Mapfre Stadium, formerly the Columbus Crew stadium, is home to the city's Major League Soccer team. Whether you go with family or friends, you're sure to enjoy your day out at the game.
located 0.6 miles away
Genoa Park is known for hosting events including: Rhythm on the River, Festival Latino, and WaterFire. This park is named after the sister city in Italy and is commonly referred to as the Riverfront Amphitheater.
located 1 mile away
While staying in Columbus, Ohio be sure to check out the Nationwide Arena for sporting events, musical concerts and many more things to do in Columbus.
Columbus Commons Park
located across the street
In the heart of Downtown Columbus, activities abound at Columbus Commons! Day and night, weekdays and weekends, come explore the park! Spanning from High Street to Third Street, Columbus Commons is an easy place to find, an easy place to park, and with a variety of special events and programming, it’s an easy place to enjoy.
Greater Columbus Convention Center
located 0.7 miles away
Greater Columbus Convention Center was designed by an internationally recognized architect. This bold landmark attracts millions of visitors every year.
located 1 mile away
This charming and historic Columbus neighborhood features brick paved streets and a distinct sense of community. Preserved to maintain its tradition, German Village offers a distinct shopping, dining, and sightseeing experience.
located 5 miles away
Schottenstein Center is Ohio State University's state-of-the-art athletic arena, and is home to the Buckeyes Men's and Women's Basketball and Men's Ice Hockey teams. It also hosts a variety of other events throughout the year.
Columbus Arena District
LOCATED 1 MILE AWAY
Head from our hotel to Columbus' most popular downtown neighborhood, and experience a lively atmosphere filled with entertainment, sports, and great dining.
The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show
Less than a mile away
America's largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show on Saturday nights. Solve a hilarious murder case while you feast on a fantastic four-course plated dinner. Click here to learn more about The Dinner Detective!