Good Day Columbus Visits the Residence Dana Turtle came for a holiday visit December 2, 2014; click on the links below:
Segment One - Exterior of the Residence decorated for the holidays Segment Two - In the Foyer, looking at the Spotlight Artist and poinsettias Segment Three- In the Living Room, admiring the decorations and decor Segment Four - In the Garden Room, appreciating hand-made ornaments Segment Five - In the Dining Room with a tour group
Mission Statement The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden is a non-partisan organization dedicated to promoting Ohio’s history and future through education, preservation and conservation.
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2018 Speaker Series The Friends is delighted to welcome award-winning environmental photographer and author Ian Adams to Columbus on April 19 from 7-8pm (doors open at 6:30) at the Ohio History Center, to discuss his book Ohio in Photographs: A Portrait of the Buckeye State. For more details and ticket information, please click here. Tours General Tours: free public and student tours can be scheduled on most Tuesdays throughout the year (December times vary). To schedule your next group tour click here or call 614-644-7644.
Travel The Friends took a group of 39 travelers on August 1-4 and returned for a third year to Lakeside, Ohio on Lake Erie at Marblehead. The trip included fine food, exciting field trips to little known places in northwest Ohio and a series of lectures in the Chautauqua tradition.
Friends host most successful fundraiser yet with tour of the Jay & Jeanie Schottenstein Garden With many guests attired in garden whites, our July 14, 2016 gala fundraiser provided an opportunity to enjoy the spectacular Schottenstein Garden along with cocktails, hor d'oeuvres and desserts.