Greater Columbus Convention Center an ASM Global Facility

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Columbus, OH Convention center
ChainIndependent / Other
Other Affiliation
Total meeting space167,225 sq. m
Guest rooms4,000
400 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Greater Columbus Convention Center an ASM Global Facility

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Columbus, OH Convention center


The ASM Global-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center, staff and owners were proud to receive these accolades in 2019: Awards recognized by ASAE and PCMA Ohio Business Best Workplaces in Ohio Northstar Meetings Group Stella Award, Best Convention Center in the Midwest Columbus CEO Best of Business – Best Meeting Space/Conference Center Columbus CEO Leaderboard – Banquet Facilities Facilities & Destinations – Prime Site Award Ohio Hotel & Lodging Association Stars of the Industry Award Columbus Business First applicable award categories CityPulse Wonderful Workplaces for Young Professionals


Room features and guest services

  • Internet access
  • View (Urban)


  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite gift shop
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Onsite security
  • Space (Outdoor)
  • Space (Private)
  • Space (Semi-private)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities
  • Business center
  • VIP services

Venue accessibility

  • Airport shuttle
  • Bus
  • Taxi


  • Dance floor
  • Loading dock
  • Piano
  • Portable walls
  • Staging area

Photo Gallery


Meeting Space

Total meeting space167,225 sq. m
Meeting rooms75
Largest room10,963 sq. m
Second largest room9,104 sq. m
Space (Private)Available
Space (Semi-private)Available
Space (Outdoor)929 sq. m
Exhibit Space34,653 sq. m

Floor Plans


Guest rooms

Total guest rooms4,000


Local Attractions

As We Are

0 mi. away
"As We Are" is an interactive sculpture by Matthew Mohr. Step into the photo booth and then watch your face appear in 14ft high LED lights.
400 N. High Street
Columbus, OH, US 43215

John Glenn Columbus International Airport

10 minutes away
Centrally located in Ohio with a diverse mix of air carriers, John Glenn Columbus International Airport is the airport of choice for millions of passengers each year. The airport is operated by the Columbus Regional Airport Authority, which also oversees the operation of cargo-dedicated Rickenbacker International Airport and general aviation airport Bolton Field. Airlines serving Columbus region passengers include Air Canada, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest and United. Tour operator Vacation Express also offers seasonal flights.
4600 International Gateway
Columbus, OH 43219

North Market

1 minute away
Central Ohio's historic public market since 1876, featuring fresh and prepared foods, authentic ethnic cuisine, flowers, wine and beer, unique gifts and cookware. North Market is home to dozens of unique, independent merchants and farmers who deliver personal and personable service every day of the week.
59 Spruce St
Columbus, OH 43215

Arena District

5 minutes away
The Arena District is one of downtown Columbus' most popular neighborhoods featuring sports, entertainment, food and drink, and the best in residential living options. Top destinations in the Arena District include Nationwide Arena, home of the Columbus Blue Jackets, Huntington Park where the AAA baseball Columbus Clippers play, EXPRESS LIVE! featuring indoor and outdoor concerts, numerous hotels, a major movie theatre, an athletic club, and dozens of bars and restaurants.
Nationwide Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43215

Short North Arts Distict

5 minutes away
The Short North is a nationally acclaimed, mile-long stretch of galleries, boutiques, restaurants, pubs, clubs, greenspaces, public art and dynamic events. Art is at the core of the Short North. You'll find it in the galleries that pepper the strip. You'll find it in the restaurants, the salons and the shops. You'll even find it on the buildings in the form bold mural masterpieces.
N High St
Columbus, OH 43215

National Veterans Memorial and Museum

7 minutes away
The National Veterans Memorial and Museum is America's first space dedicated to honoring the sacrifices of veterans of all branches of military service and all conflicts. This new attraction on Columbus' Scioto Mile riverfront brings the stories of veterans to life with interactive exhibits and stunning video testimonials.
300 W Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Nationwide Arena

2 minutes away
One of the most beautiful and unique sports and entertainment venues in the world, Nationwide Arena opened its doors in September, 2000 with the nation's only two-night performance of the sold-out "Soul to Soul" tour featuring Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. Nationwide Arena is the home of the National Hockey League's Columbus Blue Jackets and a wide variety of world-class entertainment events.
200 W Nationwide Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215

Columbus Commons

10 minutes away
Columbus Commons is a 6-acre, privately owned park that is open to the public in Downtown Columbus, Ohio, located at 160 South High Street. The space features manicured gardens, a state-of the-arts performance stage (Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion), an artisanal hand-carved carousel, an outdoor reading room, a NEOS play system, Bocce ball courts and two cafes. It’s also home to a slate of more than 200 events annually that includes the Food Truck Festival, Cap City Half Marathon, and the Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s Picnic with the Pops concert series.
160 S. High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Distance from airport

  • 14.16 km from venue


  • Paid parking
  • Street parking
  • Bus parking


Welcome to the award-winning Greater Columbus Convention Center, one of the busiest convention centers in North America. Managed by ASM Global and owned and developed by the Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority, we completed a $140 million expansion and renovation in July 2017. Located in the 15th largest city in the United States in the midst of a vibrant entertainment district, the GCCC offers you an array of amenities to exceed your expectations: -1.8 million square feet -373,000 square feet of contiguous exhibit space and 447,000 overall -114,000 square feet of ballroom space, including 25,000-square-foot Union Station Ballroom, 15,000-square-foot Short North Ballroom and the largest multipurpose ballroom in Ohio, 74,000-square-foot Battelle Grand -75 meeting rooms comprising about 118,000 square feet, 9 newest with windows facing outside -4 parking facilities with 4,000 onsite parking spaces -Spacious atriums with elegant flooring -Arnold Plaza featuring 10,000 square feet of event space with tent -Upper-level show management offices overlooking exhibit halls -Decorative lighting and colorful node walls in the concourse -Digital meeting room signage -35 loading docks -South Café & Marketplace featuring quick-service dining, specialty shops and services -Two Guest Services Centers -Free-standing nursing mother’s room -Energy-saving fixtures in restrooms and LED lighting in exhibit halls -Across the street from the Arena District and Short North Arts District offering dining, shopping and entertainment -Minutes from John Glenn Columbus International Airport, with AirConnect shuttle stop -Connected to five hotels by enclosed sky bridges -Conveniently located within one-day’s drive or a 90-minute flight of the majority of the U.S. -Artwork: The GCCC features the largest contemporary collection of Franklin County art, including the “As We Are” interactive signature piece. Tours are provided and a docent program is in development. -Collaboration spaces: Visitors can sit, relax and chat in gathering spaces of choice throughout the facility. -Connectivity: Internet capabilities via Smart City include accommodating 20,000 simultaneous users throughout the facility. There is an increase in access points from 110 to 250, and more bandwidth that provides greater capacity and speed. -Culinary creativity: Exclusive caterer Levy’s Discovery Cafe features local cuisine and beverages within the Homegrown Café, Columbus Grille, CBUS Tap Room and Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea. The indoor, vertical Smartfarm is the first of its kind in a convention center and will produce nearly 5,000 pounds of vegetables and herbs annually for culinary use. -Guest Service: Visitors to the facility are welcomed by the city’s largest contingent of Certified Tourism Ambassadors and two Guest Services Centers.

Facility Restrictions

Non-smoking facility Service animals permitted Exclusive Cater (Levy Restaurants) Exclusive Internet Service Provider (SmartCity)


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