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The laid-back German Village is known for charming brick houses built by 19th-century immigrants along Beck, Mohawk, and Deshler streets. Shops selling books, traditional fudge, and handmade jewelry mingle with art galleries, German pubs, American bistros, and artisan coffee shops. In summer, the…
Grab a book from the Book Loft and lay beneath one of the ancient white ash trees that hold this park. If you want a relaxing day outside - Schiller is for you. Located at the southern end of my favorite neighborhood in Columbus, German Village.
Run, walk or grab a blanket and relax in the sun! Also Shakespeare in the Park series in the summer!
Schiller Park is a little green oasis in German Village. It's an unofficial dog park for those dogs who are great off-leash (no fencing and laws require that your dog be on a leash or within your control at all times -- please refer to the law if in doubt). In summer, Schiller Park hosts a…
A pond, Shakespeare in the Park, art sculptures, a bridge, ducks, take your time. It is lovely. Rec center and playground too.
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