The Columbus Zoo is¬†expanding the Zoo grounds and has hired Structural Erectors to ¬†dissemble the historic barn that sits behind the original farm house. The barn was first assemble in the late 1800’s after coming form the world trade fair in Chicago. The material used to build the barn was shipped to Chicago from the west coast where it was displayed for the fair. The barn, making its third move, will be located at Gallant Farms Preserve in Delaware county. The project is being supported by Preservation Parks and should be complete by the first of the year. Assembly images to follow.

Columbus Zoo Barn Front View Columbus Zoo Historical Barn Relo Barn Door Weights
Barn Lower level Columbus Zoo Historical Barn