“One hundred years of history per hour” – HCF Heritage Tours
Travel through time with a tour of two of Columbus’ significant houses located on Broadway. The tour consists of over 150 years of Columbus history. Through trained docents you will learn about the homes and the families who lived there.
Heritage Tours are offered: By Appointment Only
Tours start at: 716 Broadway
Tour Fees $5.00 per person; $1.00 students Two person minimum for tour
For groups over 10, reservations are required at least 2 weeks in advance. Phone (706) 322-0756 for scheduling and additional information.
Driving Tours- A full driving tour of the Columbus Historic District, the High Uptown area and parts of the Black Heritage Trail. Driving tours may be adapted to the group’s interests in the city. You can combine the Heritage Tour and step-on tour also. Buses must be provided by the group and HCF provides the step-on guide to narrate the trail.
Tour Fees $3.00 per person
Rankin House Museum c.1850-1870 – 1440 Second Avenue – High Uptown Historic District Tours of this museum are arranged by calling HCF at (706) 322-0756. In addition to its role as a house museum, the Rankin House serves as offices for Historic Columbus Foundation, Inc. Heritage Park- located at 7th Street between Front Avenue and Broadway in the Original City Historic District. Tours are generally self-guided through the venues, however special tours may be arranged through HCF.