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Address: 358 N Parkview Ave, Columbus, OH 43209-1439
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Great tour. Very gracious docents.

The tour lasted just over an hour. Took in most of the first floor rooms. None of the upstair rooms. The guides were very personable. I am so glad we took this on a whim. My first... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 June 2016
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Indiana, USA
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Indiana, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The tour lasted just over an hour. Took in most of the first floor rooms. None of the upstair rooms. The guides were very personable. I am so glad we took this on a whim. My first 10 minutes in Columbus, and I was in the Governor's Mansion.

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Bexley, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

I have visited the Governor's Residence many times over the years. Scheduling a tour is always a great thing to be involved in. The home is also a museum of Ohio history, an art gallery of Ohio artists and craftsmen, and a place where international and national politicians have come. You can see photos of several presidents from both political... More 

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Westerville, Ohio
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

This venue has been used for a wide variety of receptions, award ceremonies, etc. It is not large or well configured for large groups, parking is a challenge even when valets are used. It is easy to understand why Gov. Kasich continues to reside in Westerville.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2014

This free tour is excellent! It's worth going just for the artwork and history lesson. The house is stunning and the docents are knowledgeable and delightful. We enjoyed seeing the Christmas decorations and look forward to touring the gardens in the spring. Make your free reservation for a Tuesday tour at www.fogrhrg.org or call 614-644-7644, ext 1.

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Newark, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

When Governor Strickland lived in the residence I was there a few times the house is so lovely decorated with antiques collected by many governors. The gardens are full of Ohio flowers a lovely fragrant stroll. The Mansion represents the history of Ohio a treasure for all Ohioans and a source of pride for all of our citizens.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

Amazing,don't want to ever leave.The home is so so beautiful the whole place is amazing,The whole area around the Govenor's House is beautiful.Most go and drive by and see how wonderful and gourgous the home is.

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