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Hilton Columbus Downtown

The new Hilton Columbus Downtown is a 500-room full-service hotel servicing the Columbus Convention Center and surrounding area. The hotel is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2012. More information can be found online at www.hilton.com.

28-Story Hilton Breaks Ground, Showcases Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

Walker Evans Walker Evans 28-Story Hilton Breaks Ground, Showcases Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

Work officially began on the new 28-story Hilton hotel at the Columbus Convention Center yesterday. The 463 room expansion of the existing Hilton Hotel will bring their combined total room count to 1,000. “The addition of the tower to the Hilton Columbus Downtown will allow Columbus to attract new meetings and events business,” stated Don […]

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Commission Approves Hilton Hotel Expansion

Brent Warren Brent Warren Commission Approves Hilton Hotel Expansion

After more than a year of updates and revisions, the plan to build a 28-story Hilton hotel next to the Greater Columbus Convention Center passed a final milestone this morning when the project was approved by the Downtown Commission. The project has been described since it was first proposed as an expansion of the Hilton […]

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Latest Updates on Hilton Hotel Expansion at Convention Center (Updated)

Brent Warren Brent Warren Latest Updates on Hilton Hotel Expansion at Convention Center (Updated)

Update 5/15/19: New video renderings (below) were added to this story, originally published on April 23, 2019. The team behind the proposed 28-story Hilton hotel next to the Greater Columbus Convention Center presented the latest plans for the project to the Downtown Commission this morning. The $220 million building was first announced in March of […]

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Renderings Released for 28-Story Downtown Hilton Hotel

Walker Evans Walker Evans Renderings Released for 28-Story Downtown Hilton Hotel

One of the biggest (literally) development announcements in 2018 was the news that the Greater Columbus Convention Center would expand its hotel footprint with a 22-story tower to be managed by Hilton. Last week, it was revealed that the building would be growing taller to 28 floors as the first renderings were unveiled by Atlanta-based architectural […]

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Government Day 2018

  Government Day 2018

Government Day was created to help business leaders navigate government complexity, facilitate connections with elected officials and key stakeholders, and raise the collective voice of the Columbus Region business community at the local, state and federal levels of government. Breakout sessions, networking, and morning and lunch keynotes focused on issues relevant to the 2018 election: […]

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Restaurant Review: Gallerie Bar & Bistro

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Gallerie Bar & Bistro

Alright fancypants, let’s check out Gallerie Bar & Bistro. It’s the restaurant inside of the new downtown Hilton. First, there’s the Gallerie/Gallery part. Throughout the hotel floor that houses the bistro, there are giant, gorgeous murals hanging on the walls. You don’t really see guests chilling out, ogling the art… but it’s worth some eye-time. […]

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Gallerie Bar & Bistro Brings French Dining to Downtown Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

It’s only been open for three weeks, but the Gallerie Bar & Bistro at the new Downtown Hilton Hotel can already claim something that few other local restaurant can: it has served the President of the United States. “Obama stayed here last week and I got to cook him breakfast, which was very cool,” says […]

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