Kelton House Museum & Garden

586 E. Town St.
Columbus, OH 43215- Map It
(614) 464-2022

AAA Editor Notes

Kelton House Museum & Garden, 586 E. Town St., is a restored 19th-century brick house that reflects Greek Revival and Italianate architectural styles. Most of the furnishings are original and offer insight into the prominent upper-class family who lived here. The house also was a station on the Underground Railroad where escaped slaves from the South were sheltered on their journeys to Canada; an exhibit in the basement offers details about this part of the house's history. The Victorian garden features statuary. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 15 minutes minimum.
$6; $5 (ages 56+); $3 (ages 16-18); $2 (ages 6-15) .
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-4, Sat.-Sun. 1-4. Last audio tour available 1 hour, 15 minutes before closing. Guided tours depart Sun. on the hour 1-3. Closed major holidays.