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Columbus's version of New York's artsy Soho district, this historic urban neighborhood is filled with boutiques, art galleries, coffee houses, restaurants and theaters.
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120 W Goodale St, Columbus, OH 43215-2357
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend who is a local suggested we walk to this district during our stay and I am so glad we did! We love the art. Columbus is ahead of the curve in terms of how it uses art to revitalize the area. (Not) Sheep...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jas0719
Reviewed April 2, 2019

Restaurants of all types and price ranges, pubs, taverns, breweries, awesome small shops, art galleries,coffee houses. Free C-bus transportation from one end to the other if you can't walk the distance.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

There’s a lot of these scattered through the downtown “short north” area! I think the American Gothic has been there the longest. Great fun to walk through and look at. I’ll let the pictures do most of the talking.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Plenty of restaurants to choose from. This place has something to offer to everyone, pubs, restaurants, fast food joints, shopping, dessets. You can never get bored here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank akanksha m
Reviewed March 24, 2019

Most of the shops in this area have limited offerings and most are very expensive.This area was not as nice as we expected, although there is some renovation and updating occurring. We looked in most shops, but did not purchase anything. Likewise the food is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Certainly a very interesting place to visit throughly enjoyed the walk in both directions. It was nice as I went early on a Sunday morning and there wasn’t anything open but still was certainly a nice walk interesting to see local artists work on display....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

I was disappointed to find that atleast half of the stores in the Short North were not open for the Gallery Hop. It isn't the best of weather in January in Columbus, but I was surprised to find so many storefronts closed when it's only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Colleen G
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Short North has some of the best dining and shopping in the city. Very eclectic area. It is a must go to. Gallery Hop (First Sat of each month) has all the galleries and shops open late! Sunday's most shops are also open. Parking a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Claudiajperry
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Short North has expanded into an eating,drinking carousing conglomeration of food, people wine, complete with art galleries,professional hocket, farmers market, hotels.... Many choices for diversions.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I had high hopes for the Short North area, but was very disappointed. I had hoped for some interesting shopping. While there are a number of stores on High street none of them were of much interest to my family and I. Maybe if I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Exploringtheworld391
January 14, 2019|
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Response from tenantrep | Reviewed this property |
A few hotels and plenty of air bnb in that area The Joseph hotel is awesome and a nice restaurant there Go to the conservatory a few miles east on broad street a nice place see plants and other cool things Then go to fox in... More
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sarg1968
January 29, 2018|
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Response from dplpjp | Reviewed this property |
There is not normally a charge for the monthly Gallery Hop event. Maybe you are looking at some type of fundraiser being held?
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July 18, 2017|
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Response from marty s | Reviewed this property |
During the day meters are available on side streets, However, don't park without a meter, You will be ticketed or towed. Also, I often go to the north market. You can park and shop there, and you get a certain amount of free... More
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