Welcome to the Ohio Governor's Residence Museum and Heritage Gardens
Request for a Tour of the Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden
Request for a Tour of the Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden
All guest names must be submitted at least one week prior to your scheduled visit.
Please be aware that for security reasons guests must remain with their guide at all times. To make your visit as enjoyable as possible, check the option which best describes your interest level. We will do our best to schedule guides who are most knowledgeable in your area of interest:
Do any members of your group have mobility or health issues that make being outside difficult?
The Heritage Garden represents Ohio's diverse native landscapes. Some parts of the garden feature uneven terrain or gravel paths which may be difficult for some visitors. Several species of plants that attract pollinators are featured in the garden, so in Please let us know if any guests face mobility or health challenges that may make touring the garden difficult.
Special needs:
Please note, due to security concerns, guests who do not wish to go on the tour are not permitted to remain in the house or garden when the tour moves on. However, if we know in advance that some guests may not be able to participate in all portions of the tour, we will make arrangements to accommodate them. Please let us know if any member of your group will need assistance during the tour. Also, if there are any special needs that you wish to make known to us, please do so in the blank below.
    Five things you need to know to make your tour successful:
  1. Guests must show photo identification to be admitted to the Residence.
  2. Purses, backpacks and other bags are not permitted on the Residence grounds.
  3. Food, beverages, and chewing gum may not be consumed during the tour.
  4. Smoking is prohibited on Residence grounds.
  5. Cameras are allowed, but artwork may not be photographed.
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Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden
358 North Parkview Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43209
Phone: 614-644-7644 Fax: 614-252-7076