Visit Hopkins Hall Gallery


Following the guidance of The Ohio State University and directions from city, state, and federal offices, Hopkins Hall Gallery will be temporarily closed until further notice. Please check back to the website for updates. 


Come visit us

Admission to all exhibitions and programs is always free!

You can find us at:
Hopkins Hall Gallery
The Ohio State University Main Campus
130 North Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210

Monday-Friday: 9 AM-6 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Holiday Hours
Galleries and offices are closed on the following days:
Monday-Friday, May 7-11
Monday, May 28
Wednesday, July 4
Monday, September 3
Monday, November 12
Thursday-Friday, November 21-25
Monday-Tuesday, December 24-25
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

How to Get Here

Hopkins Hall Gallery Directional Map


No matter how you come...

Hopkins Hall Gallery is located in the Center of The Ohio State University campus in Hopkins Hall on the Oval. From the Ohio Union: travel north on College Dr. Hopkins Hall is located on the North side of the Oval between Hayes Hall and Derby Hall.

From the Ohio Stadium: travel down 17th Avenue, Hopkins Hall is on the right between Derby hall, and Hagerty Hall. 

Inside of Hopkins Hall, Hopkins Hall Gallery is located on the southern side of the building, just inside the entrance on the oval.

Directions to The Ohio State University.

By Bus

The COTA busline offers convenient service from around Columbus directly onto campus. Take the #2 bus from anywhere on high street and get off at 15th Ave. Walk through the Wexner Center courtyard and into the Oval. The best part: OSU students ride COTA for FREE with their Buck-ID!

Hopkins Hall is located by the OSU CABS bus stop at 17th Ave and College Rd, serviced by the BV, ER, and NE.

By Bike

A number of bike trails, bike lanes, and shared roadways lead right to the OSU campus and Hopkins Hall Gallery. Bike racks are available all along the north side of Hopkin Hall and 17th Ave.

By Car

There are three main parking garages near Hopkins Hall Gallery, as well as metered street parking available. The per-hour rate for meters is $1.50, and the per-hour rates for the garages are posted upon entry.

Recommended Parking Garages

Ohio Union Garages, North and South

Enter from High Street between The Ohio Union and Sulivant Hall. Exit on the campus side of the garage and walk north towards the Oval.

Arps Garage

Enter from College Rd. on the right when heading North. Exit onto College Rd and walk south to 17th Ave, or the Oval.

Metered parking on 17th Avenue

Along the Northern side of Hopkins Hall and 17th Ave, there is metered parking. Recomended if accessible parking is a concern. A ramp into Hopkins Hall is located on the Eastern side of the building in the courtyard between Hopkins and Hayes Hall. Hopkins Hall Gallery is located to your left when you enter the building through these doors.