Built in 1896, the Columbus Athenaeum is located in the heart of downtown Columbus, close to many hotels and entertainment venues. Construction began on the new home of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite. Two years later, at the corner of Fourth and Lynn Streets, the Masonic Temple opened.
Whether you choose our ballroom, either of our two theatres, or any of our elegant rooms, we can create the ambiance you seek for any occasion. From weddings to parties, business seminars to theatrical productions, we have the space to suit your event. With audio-visual experts on staff, and a full menu prepared by our Executive Chef, we make your event planning easy.
With a long tradition of weddings, the Athenaeum offers just the right space for small, intimate events or large, extravagant affairs.