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Martin Luther King Performing and Cultural Arts Complex

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Family vacation

We really enjoyed our visit. Staff was accommodating and friendly. Beautiful art, excellent music... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Sarah L
via mobile
Beautifully done black history!

This was the starting line for our Jesse Owen's Jog, and what a site to see. They have a... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2017
Cleveland, Ohio
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Jul 24, 2018
“Family vacation ”
Jan 3, 2017
“Beautifully done black history!”
Cultural institution dedicated to exploring the African-American experience through theatrical productions, visual arts exhibitions and educational activities.
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867 Mount Vernon Ave, Columbus, OH 43203-1411
+1 614-645-5464
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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Staff was accommodating and friendly. Beautiful art, excellent music and even an African market. We will come again the next time we visit Columbus. What a treasure!

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed January 3, 2017

This was the starting line for our Jesse Owen's Jog, and what a site to see. They have a spectacular display of black history. As you walk through they have displayed in depth sculptures and artifacts of the slave trade and the middle passage. Also,...More

2  Thank vivi411
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This is a great place to tour and learn about the history of the area, as they have a mini museum with art everywhere. Also, there is the Elijah Pierce Gallery, which is small but has rotating art exhibits from around the country and the...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

I love to visit this facility for the Black History of Columbus. Since I am not originally from Columbus it helps me to understand the Columbus neighborhoods better. It also has nice entertainment space to hold events.

Thank VeeLou510
Reviewed January 30, 2013

the King Arts District as a whole is on the upswing. Huge local conscientiousness is happening and making improvements every month. A great place to catch live performing national artists, jazz, readings and more.

1  Thank OhioBE
Reviewed November 6, 2012

Went to see a one-man show there and was surprised at the beauty of this theater. Excellent acoustics and from the looks of the adjacent rooms to theater, a great place to hold an event. Convenient parking across the street. We will definitely watch for...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed October 1, 2012

Our Martin Luther King Performing and Cultural Arts Complex is wonderful. I have been to many events over the years that have virtually used every available space - inside and out. I always expect to have a fantastic time. I'm never disappointed.

Thank Valerie O
Reviewed January 10, 2012

Must visit the Martin Luther King Complex is very very amazing,edcational,and make you fill amazing.Martin Luther King Complex helps so many people its amazing.Please visit this sight you'll love it its amazing and my children didn't even want to leave they loved it to,we was...More

2  Thank Blessed73
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