Columbus has long been famous for the historic homes and friendly people within the city. From March 28th to April 6th, the warmth of Columbus shines in all its glory. Bask in Springtime as you take part in the city’s 79th Spring Pilgrimage. Quickly, you’ll understand why the city is known for unparalleled hospitality. This award-winning event has long been known as one of the most authentic home tours in the region, complete with meticulously maintained antebellum mansions. During Pilgrimage, home tours feature period costumes and even some recreated activities of the 1800s. Take a ride in a horse drawn carriage or catch a tour in an authentic Double Decker bus.