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Greater Columbus Convention Center

400 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 827-2500
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Ranked #39 of 76 Attractions in Columbus
Type: Convention Centers
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Lascassas, Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We attended a convention in Columbus at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The center had good acoustics and the staff was helpful.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Were there for National Fine Arts Convention of the Assembly of God churches. The place was spacious, clean, workers were friendly. Good times.

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Crestview, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The staff was nice, the facilities were clean, things ran very smoothly. Those things are VERY important and I appreciate good service more than anything. However, when you are seated for any amount of time, and there is quite literally no elbow room, it gets uncomfortable. I was fortunately with friends, but had I been seated by a stranger and... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

For a second year in a row, the venue for the Summer Nationals Fencing Tournament. Ten days of clashing swords, epees, foils and sabers wielded by athletes from 8 to 80. A great venue with a food court offering lots of different snacks, lots of meeting rooms for different venues from large to small and different little shops.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I work in Convention centers all over the country is Columbus is by far the worst. The staff is incredibly difficult, incompetent and rude. Not to mention they steal stuff left and right. The back of house is the dirtiest, nastiest, most unorganized mess I have ever seen anywhere. Do not eat here! It's embarrassing because this is my hometown... More

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Rochester, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We were vendors at a convention. Unlike the Indiana Convention Center, GCCC didn't have any problems with its escalators or elevators. The place is big enough for thousands of people, but small enough that you don't feel as if you're exploring a small city or walking miles to get to your hotel. It was also great to have wireless net... More

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Copley, Ohio
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59 reviews 59 reviews
35 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Went here for the 2014 Origins Game Fair, the Convention Center is easily accessed, there is plenty of on site parking in the attached garage. Very easy layout which includes a full food court that makes your life that much easier during the day. There are plenty of signs showing exactly where you are in the convention center, so getting... More

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Alton, New Hampshire
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7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The venue was great for the Quilt Show and had plenty of classrooms all located within walking distance of each other. However to get to the food court you had to go up and escalator, across a long hallway, down an escalator, down a long hallway, up and escalator (you get the idea) probably a half a mile away! They... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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61 reviews 61 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

The Ohio State Bar Association's annual convention is held in Columbus at the convention center every 3 years. I always know what to expect and am always happy with the results. Parking is convenient, but not always cheap. Thursday it cost $10 - Friday it was $5. Flat fees both days. No clue why different. The meeting rooms are always... More

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Columbus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This is the best attraction of the year! If you are into health and fitness, working out, or sports, this is a must do! I have gone 16 years in a row and plan on attending every year moving forward. Great weekend to re-motivate your self and learn about the new trends in sports and sports nutrition. As Arnold said...."I'll... More

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