Greater Columbus Convention Center

 

Opened in 1993, expanded in 2001 and renovated in 2017 the Convention Center is a modern landmark amid the downtown landscape of the city.

The SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center, with its unique spaces, sharp angles, wide spotlights and spacious walkways is a bold landmark luring millions of visitors each year. The modern design of every meeting room, exhibit hall and common area is vibrant – winner of multiple Prime Site and Inner Circle Awards.

The Greater Columbus Convention Center boasts more than 1.7 million square feet of space offering a combination of settings that are perfect for events of all sizes, including Battelle Grand, the largest, multi-purpose ballroom in the state of Ohio. Battelle Grand offers five different configuration options featuring a high-tech customized ceiling lighting system. 

The Greater Columbus Convention Center is located in the heart of downtown Columbus, nestled between the Short North Arts District and the Arena District.

Address
400 N. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone
614-827-2500

Directions
From I-70 on the East (Wheeling)
Take I-70 West and follow signs for Interstate 70 W/Dayton/OH-315 Nto E Goodale St in Columbus. Take I670E exit. Take exit “4A-4B-4C” from I-670 E and Continue on E Goodale St. Drive to N High St

From I-71 on the North (Cleveland)
Take I-71 South Travel West on I-670 “109-A” Take Exit “4-B” to the Greater Columbus Convention Center

Or

Take I-71 South to the Spring Street Exit Travel West on Spring Street to Fourth Street Head North on Fourth Street to Nationwide Boulevard Turn Left onto Nationwide Boulevard

From I-71 on the South (Cincinnati)
Take I-71 North to I-70 East Travel on I-70 East to the Fourth Street Exit Head North on Fourth Street to Nationwide Boulevard Turn Left onto Nationwide Boulevard

From I-70 on the West (Indianapolis)
Take I-70 East to the Fourth Street Exit Head North on Fourth Street to Nationwide Boulevard Turn Left onto Nationwide Boulevard

From the John Glenn Columbus International Airport
Take I-670 West Exit at “4-B” to the Greater Columbus Convention Center
*COTA offers public transportation to and from the airport via its AirConnect service. Click here for more information.

As with all growth and progress, construction is a pathway to success. Please check GCCC's website (http://www.columbusconventions.com/) and Ohio Paving the Way (http://www.ohiopavingtheway.org/) for updates on road construction for the Columbus area

Parking (Garage/Lot Addresses)

South Garage 50 E Nationwide Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43215
Vine Garage 37 Vine Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Goodale Garage 70 East Goodale Street, Columbus, OH 43215
East Surface Lot 80 East Nationwide Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43215

Standard Event Parking Rates*
Goodale Garage: $10.00
Vine Street Garage: $10.00
South Garage: $10.00
East Lot: $8.00
*Rates subject to change