Welcome to the Ohio Governor's Residence Museum and Heritage Gardens

Recognition and Press

Recent Press

Awards and Recognition

  • 2006 Medal of Merit, Zone X Garden Club of Cincinnati, "For developing The Ohio Heritage Garden at the Governor's Residence; a garden that celebrates the state's biodiversity and which preserves its native plants."

  • 2006 Founders Fund Award Finalist, Garden Club of America to the Ohio Heritage Garden at the Governors's Residence. Proposed by: Garden Club of Cincinnati; seconded by: Little Garden Club of Columbus.

  • 2006 Affiliation Status with the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, TX. View pictures from the affiliation ceremony at the Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden.

  • 2004 Merit Award for Heritage Garden Masterplan, American Institute of Architects, Cincinnati Chapter

  • 2005 Leadership in Building Design Award, American Institute of Architects, Columbus Chapter, for the Residence's solar array installation

  • 2000 Certificate of Merit, Backyard Wildlife Habitat, National Wildlife Federation

  • Certified Wildlife Habitat, National Wildlife Federation in central Ohio

Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden
358 North Parkview Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43209