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Thurber House, Columbus

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#5 of 7 in Historic Sites in Columbus
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  • After visiting the Columbus Museum of Art, we crossed Washington behind the parking lot and took the brick Arts Walk over to Jefferson, turned left onto the sidewalk and there is Thurber House. The Je...  more »
  • We came here after it was closed, so we were only able to view the outdoor statues. I showed my kids a cartoon of "The Unicorn in the Garden" before we came so they'd recognize it. The unicorn is acro...  more »
  • Our tour was very casual - but hit a lot of the highlights of James life while his family lived at this house. The upstairs is filled with displays of his life and times, and next door is a small gard...  more »
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  • plz somebody tell me if theirs any hauntings in tht house or any haunted places similar than that in columbus,ohio
  • Great children's writing classes. Very popular--offered throughout the year!
  • What pleasant surprise to our visit. The volunteer was accommodating and very knowledgeable. This little jewel added a lovely dimension to our stay in Columbus.
  • A great museum space and well restored historic home dedicated to the author.
  • A short walk from the museum of art! As a huge Thurber fan I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the restored house in the self guided tour. Lots of Thurber memorabilia as well as a nice gift shop and friendly staff.
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