Columbus Area Visitors Center

Visitor Information

506 5th St
Columbus, Indiana 47201

Phone: 812-378-2622
Hours: Visitors Center Hours 9-5 Mon-Sat/12-5 Sun (closed Sundays Dec-Feb) Architecture Tours Mar-Nov Tue-Fri at 10 am/Sat 10 am & 2 pm/Sun 2:30 pm Miller House and Garden Tours Mar-Nov 1 pm and 3 pm: Tue-Sat/1 pm: Sun Dec-Feb 1 pm and 3 pm: Fri and Sat only All tours begin and end at the Visitors Center.

National Trust for Historic Preservation Member Discount: 10% off merchandise in Museum or Gift Shop.


Visit a one-of-a-kind community that embraced the future and chose architecture as the way to express its optimism. It’s a place where every brick tells a story. Some of the world’s finest architects have left their impressions on this special place. This small, friendly town is a virtual museum of modern architecture with works by some of the most enduring names in architecture, like I.M. Pei, Richard Meier, Robert Venturi, Eliel and Eero Saarinen, Harry Weese, and Deborah Berke. Not into architecture? You’ll still find inspiration in this community’s bold resolve to create a city that is beautiful and livable.