Welcome to the Roaring Twenties

Tuesday, August 11 - 10:00 AM


JULY 3-OCTOBER 11, 2020

EXHIBIT CURATED BY: JACK BENJAMIN

ADMISSION TO OUR EXHIBITION IS FREE, BUT TICKETS MUST BE RESERVED IN ADVANCE.

 

  • How did the neighborhoods of Columbus look?

  • Where did our families work and play?

  • Was Columbus the home to speakeasies?

  • How did citizens "quench their thirst" during the Prohibition era?

  • Was society as decadent as portrayed in film and literature?

  • How did families travel; train, plane or automobile?

  • How did new technology and inventions, such as the radio, change lives?

  • What were the impacts of women finally getting the right to vote? 

  • How did African Americans build new lives during the Great Migration?

  • How did The Ohio State Buckeyes come to call the Shoe home?

Climb aboard The Columbus Historical Society's time machine to find out the answers to these and other questions about how life really was for Columbus in the 1920s.  



Location

717 W TOWN ST
COLUMBUS, OH 43222
Event Type
Historical
Educational

Organization

Columbus Historical Society

Date / Time

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Contact

Name:
Aimee Briley
Phone:
(614) 224-0822
Email:
INFO@COLUMBUSHISTORY.ORG
More Info:
https://www.columbushistory.org/current-exhibitions