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Short North Arts District

120 W Goodale St, Columbus, OH 43215-2357
+1 614-228-8050
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Columbus's version of New York's artsy Soho district, this historic urban neighborhood is filled with boutiques, art galleries, coffee houses, restaurants and theaters.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“high street” (45 reviews)
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120 W Goodale St, Columbus, OH 43215-2357
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+1 614-228-8050
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"every month"
in 33 reviews
"high street"
in 45 reviews
"eclectic shops"
in 9 reviews
"stay open"
in 9 reviews
"fun area"
in 13 reviews
"goodale park"
in 19 reviews
"restaurants and bars"
in 17 reviews
"convention center"
in 22 reviews
"jeni's ice cream"
in 14 reviews
"something for everyone"
in 22 reviews
"window shopping"
in 7 reviews
"spend an afternoon"
in 9 reviews
"walk around"
in 13 reviews
"saturday afternoon"
in 6 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 10 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 7 reviews
"gallery"
in 122 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Short North Arts District is one of the most fascinating, eclectic areas of Columbus, Ohio, and well worth your time and attention. Chock full of interesting shops and restaurants, food and art, ambience and architecture, the SNAD can be enjoyed through your own walk-through,...More

Thank Benois D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the Short North arts district and first thought of just driving through, but one only starts to get a feel for the area when you get out of the vehicle and start to appreciate the art, restaurants and quirky shops one by one....More

Thank Randburg
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First of all it is a big LGBT community. Second they have trendy shops and restaurants. Third it here are a lot of art galleries. Last it is a very cool nighborhood.

Thank london057
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

The arts district has a mobile website that you can use as you walk the street and can read about the art that is displayed. We spent a nice few hours checking it out, browsing the shops (my favorite was Karavan. Turkish lamps so beautiful!!)....More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We love walking around the Short North area especially Gallery Hop once a month. They have many stores to walk into and browse and even buy unique things. We have always had a great time.

Thank Marta M
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

When people visit from out of town, they always leave amazed by what a hidden gem the Short North Arts District is. Running from the Greater Columbus Convention Center north for over a mile, the Short North is an example of urban renewal that has...More

Thank Buckeye_boy_614
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is a fun area to walk around, there are tons of good restaurants (Brassica, GO to Brassica). There are tons of cute/cool shops to duck into. Was here on a brief work trip and I and my co-workers really enjoyed this area. Seems like...More

Thank Chanel B
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Some of the best food and drink in Columbus! Also features really neat shopping and art. This is one of the best attractions in Columbus and is served by free bus transportation.

Thank eastc0astwanderer
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Short North is a great place to visit or stay if you are coming to Columbus. It's a convenient location: just a few blocks North of downtown, the Statehouse, Huntington Park, The Pizzuti Collection, North Market and the Arena and only steps from the...More

Thank Deb D
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Love this area -gallery hops are great fun and the area is full of neat restaurants, shops, galleries, and more. Great for walking and people watching on a nice day.

Thank jkzoo
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sarg1968
30 January 2018|
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Response from dplpjp | Reviewed this property |
There is not normally a charge for the monthly Gallery Hop event. Maybe you are looking at some type of fundraiser being held?
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ThePinkPolliwog
18 July 2017|
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Response from marty s | Reviewed this property |
During the day meters are available on side streets, However, don't park without a meter, You will be ticketed or towed. Also, I often go to the north market. You can park and shop there, and you get a certain amount of free... More
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cpavey122017
22 May 2017|
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Response from 97KM | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I am just now getting back to you. Yes, I would suggest seeing the Short North. If you go during the day it will be quieter and may make for a nice stroll. If you go at night it can get a little crazy but... More
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