We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Greater Columbus Convention Center

400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215-2096
+1 614-827-2500
Review Highlights
Average Convention Center - Needs Better Maintenance

Of the convention centers we have visited, this one is average except for the lack of maintenance... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Toledo, Ohio
Nice center but Columbus cops with poor attitude

Very nice center and run well with friendly staff. However the attitude of the cops directing... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
via mobile
Read all 246 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“trade show” (6 reviews)
“comic con” (6 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215-2096
+1 614-827-2500
Write a ReviewReviews (246)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Of the convention centers we have visited, this one is average except for the lack of maintenance on the escalators. With its snaking multilevel design, one must go up, down, and around to get to the various halls and rooms. However, in the three days...More

Thank Ray-n-Sol
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice center and run well with friendly staff. However the attitude of the cops directing traffic after the show left a bad impression of the city. They tell you one thing another says another thing and they start screaming with all the confusion. They...More

Thank Court593
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

In a busy time, they have construction going on the Street and working with banker hours. They have no clue of making the visitors welcome. I have a large vehicles and they gave me a run around to park. I ended up parking in the...More

Thank Ismail A
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Recently visited the convention center for one of the event. It is very good. Lot of eating options available inside and near by the center. Great place to host a event.

Thank MalpaniM
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My Company hosted our annual meeting at the GCCC. It was easy to get around. I highly recommend the venue for your next meeting. There are several restaurants to choose from in the convention center and extremely close to the Hyatt Regency Columbus and a...More

Thank ahenry1908
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We recently went with young kids for an event. There was an adult/teen event going on at the same time, but the the center was large enough that the two events operated in tandem just fine.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Check out the giant head -- "As We Are" by Matthew Mohr, Professor at Columbus College of Art & Design. You can add your head to the database of faces that are displayed on this unique LED sculpture -- the only one of its kind...More

Thank JuanyPam
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The Columbus Convention Center is a very nice Convention space. Very new and modern. I really liked the food. Great parking options.

Thank eobert
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We attended Comic Con here. The convention center is located adjacent to the Arena District which is an experience in and of itself. You can walk to it from the Crowne Plaza and Hyatt Regency without going outside and is within a short walk of...More

1  Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This place is huge and connected to at least 3, if not four hotels. There are a number of restaurants and services in the south portion and they can accommodate more than one convention at once. They could have done a better job keeping the...More

Thank Traveldanse
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Martini Modern Italian
419 reviews
.11 km away
Hot Chicken Takeover
160 reviews
.21 km away
Barley's Brewing Company
385 reviews
.08 km away
130 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
North Market Farmer's Market
599 reviews
.22 km away
Short North Arts District
570 reviews
.54 km away
Nationwide Arena
474 reviews
.49 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
20 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from OHsoccermom5 | Reviewed this property |
No free parking immediately in the area. You can park at North Market, and get your parking validated when you make a purchase with a vendor. You can look for a meter, but there are no guarantees there. You may also find a... More
30 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Jacqui W | Reviewed this property |
Follow the signs
28 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Luke Z | Reviewed this property |
Hey there, here after the list of hotels within walking distance. Everyone of these is located within 1-2 blocks of the center or less than 5min walk Hilton, - connected Hampton Hyatt Drury Crowne Plaza Courtyard- this one... More