Central Ohio's Most Unique & Versatile Event Location

Our prime riverfront setting in downtown Columbus, coupled with our magnificent architecture, world-class exhibit areas, and a mission to inspire make COSI a venue unmatched in originality and value. After more than 40 years of creating lasting memories, we have event experience down to a science.

To view photos and elevations of our spaces, simply click a photo below. You may use your mouse or the arrow keys on your keyboard to move through the photos. When you done viewing one space, simply close the photo viewer and choose another one.

gallery2 Gallery II
atrium Atrium
mmr Mezzanine Room
progress Progress
life Life
cafe Cafe´
ocean Ocean
bigsciencepark Big Science Park
englishplaza English Plaza
plazadeck Plaza Deck
northcourtyard North Courtyard
cityview Southpoint

Convenient, On-Site Parking

The new City of Columbus 640-space underground parking garage immediately west of COSI is now open under the management of LAZ Parking.

Parking payment is accepted at convenient LAZ Parking Pay-On-Foot stations located on the ground level of the garage elevator lobby or inside COSI near the Guest Services Desk. Cash and credit card payments are accepted.

Please obtain a validation sticker at the COSI Box Office and pay for parking before returning to your vehicle.

Discounted underground garage parking rates (with validation at the COSI Box Office) are $5 for COSI Members and $6 for the General Public. Please visit the COSI Box Office to have your parking ticket validated. The parking fee without a validation sticker is $6 for the first 3 hours, $2 for every additional hour, up to $15 per day.

Please note discounted parking for COSI Members or Guests is available only in the underground garage and is not available in any of the surface parking lots adjacent to COSI.

Contact Us:


Event Inquiry Form

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Map of COSI

333 West Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215