Thurber House

77 jefferson ave.
columbus, oh 43215

The Thurber House museum is open from 1:00–4:00 pm seven days a week (except major holidays). Daily self-guided tours are free, and drop in guided tours are available on Sundays ($4.00 for adults and $2.00 for students and seniors).

For more information about the Thurber House museum, click here. For an overview of our programming, click here.

We offer guided group tours for 10+ guests by appointment. Guided tours are $4.00 per person for adults and $2.00 per person for students and seniors. Email or call 614-464-1032 x11 to schedule a guided group tour for 10+ guests.

Thurber Center

91 Jefferson ave.
columbus, oh 43215

Thurber Center is a multipurpose event and meeting space located next door to Thurber House. For information about renting the Center, please click here.


General Contact Information

Thurber Center
91 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
614-464-1032 (phone)
614-280-3645 (fax)

Thurber House
77 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
614-464-1032 (phone)
614-280-3645 (fax)

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Self-guided tours (free):
1:00–4:00 pm every day

Guided tours ($4.00 for adults, $2.00 for students/seniors):
1:00–4:00 pm on Sundays

Planned closures will typically be noted on the front page of the website.*


9:00 am–5:00 pm weekdays


Parking on Jefferson Ave. is metered. Meters are free after 6:00 pm and on Sundays. There is free visitor parking in the lot directly behind Thurber House and Thurber Center, accessible off 11th St.


*Thurber House is closed on all major holidays. The House also closes between December 24 and January 1 each year.

Thurber House is staffed by our stalwart volunteers on Saturdays and Sundays. Occasionally, difficulties will arise and they are unable to open the House as expected. We apologize for any inconvenience.