City of Columbus Underground Garage Now Open

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.










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This Week's Hours

Fall Hours

Sept 22 - Dec 23:
Wed - Sun: 10am - 5pm
Nov 22 (Thanksgiving): CLOSED
Nov 23 (Black Friday): 10am - 7pm
Last Friday of each month (FFN): 10am - 9pm

COSI Photo Policy

COSI and the media frequently take photos/videos of visitors which may be used by COSI and/or its designees in future promotional materials in any media (such as websites, brochures, flyers, blogs, and social media sites). If you are photographed, the photo may be used without your prior consent and without compensation. If you do not want your image used, please avoid the photographer or inform them that you do not wish to be photographed.

COSI Code of Conduct

COSI is a participatory, hands-on environment. We invite you to have fun and use the exhibits actively while being respectful and considerate of others. Therefore, COSI prohibits unwelcome behavior or conduct of verbal, written, graphical, or physical nature that interferes with any COSI Team Member’s work environment or any guest’s ability to make use of COSI’s exhibits, or creates an unsafe, intimidating, hostile, or offensive environment for any Team Member or guest. Such behavior is prohibited in all areas of COSI and on COSI’s property. COSI reserves the right to refuse admission or revoke admission without warning and without refund to anyone who fails to comply with these expectations or behavior deemed inappropriate by COSI Team Members.

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