Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center

Columbus, GA - Convention Center

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Welcome to the Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center! The Trade Center is perhaps the most architecturally significant convention center in the United States. Designated by the Department of the Interior as a National Historic Landmark, the Trade Center was converted from an iron foundry dating back to 1853. With over 30 years of history of its own making, our staff is known for its impeccable service. From your room sets to your meals, we strive to exceed your expectations every day.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality


801 Front Ave PO Box 1611,
Columbus, GA 31901

Services Provided

  • Spectra Food Services & Hospitality

Venue Facts

  • Consisting of 27 breakout rooms and three exhibit halls with 50,000 square feet of continuous exhibit space, the Trade Center has all of the amenities you would come to expect in a modern convention facility. Every space has wired and wireless internet connectivity, motorized AV screen, and computer-controlled lighting and audio.

"For more than ten years, we have chosen to hold our event at the Columbus Iron Works. Their team has become an extension of ours and caters to all our needs. The space provides a beautiful backdrop and accommodates all our speakers and attendees with comfort and ease." - Shana Young, Executive Director, Leadership Institute at Columbus State University and Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum