Things to do in Columbus

Our most recommended things to do in Columbus

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Columbus

1. LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Columbus

Discover the many LEGO attractions at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus. Blast skeletons on the Kingdom Quest ride, hop aboard a royal chariot to save the princess, and see famous LEGO characters on the big screen at the 4D LEGO Cinema. Take flight on the Merlin’s Apprentice ride, where families control an enchanted cart to conjure the sorcerer’s spell and soar into the sky. Explore MINILAND, a Columbus cityscape made entirely out of LEGO Bricks — over 1.5 million to be exact. Build friendship in LEGO Friends Heartlake City and create new colorful additions to add to their growing town. Get a selfie with a LEGO friend during the visit too. Take on the challenge at the Earthquake Tables and test the strength of a brick tower when the tables start to shake. Create a LEGO racing car at the LEGO Build & Test and race vehicles on the test track for the quickest time.

Columbus: Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

2. Columbus: Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

This is your opportunity to engage in an interactive scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the Amazing Race with a 3-hour sightseeing tour of Columbus. Guided from any smartphone, you will make your way along well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Your adventure will begin at one of the city's historic churches, and will take you through the expansive Capitol grounds and war memorials. Your quest route will make its way to historic theaters, famous hotels, and other locations with incredible outdoor art to best show you the hidden gems of this city. You will explore the scenic park grounds that follow the Scioto River, discovering unique art as you have fun solving clues and completing challenges in Columbus. The tour requires approximately 2 miles of walking, using a smartphone as “the guide” which will allow you to start when you want and determine your own pace of play. You can feel free to stop to enjoy some of the outdoor art exhibits, or take your time to enjoy a walk through the park.

Columbus: 1-Hour Themed Escape Room Adventure & Narrative

3. Columbus: 1-Hour Themed Escape Room Adventure & Narrative

Take on The Escape Game in Columbus and race against the clock to solve clues within 6 themed escape rooms. Work together in your team and see if you have what it takes to solve these mysteries. Arrive at the site and meet your helpful game guides who'll explain the rules of your chosen adventure to you. You'll have 60 minutes to complete your mission after you enter the room. Follow clues, solve puzzles, and question everything in a unique hands-on experience that will test your mind and the relationship between your co-workers, friends, loved ones, and family. If you emerge victorious, why not grab a bite to eat in the nearby town center. Choose from 6 themed escape rooms:Special Ops: Mysterious MarketThe HeistPlaygroundThe DepthsGold RushPrison Break

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