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Christmas in the Village

Sunday, December 7, 2014

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Amherst Sandstone Village
763 Milan Avenue
Amherst OH

Free Admission

Hours of Operation


9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Closed Holidays

Phone:  440-988-7255
Email:  amhersthistory@centurytel.net

Tours of the Quigley house and/or Sandstone Museum Center can be arranged by calling the society office.
Phone:  440-988-7255

The Amherst Historical Society...

Our Commitment: To preserve, display and exhibit our local history and sandstone heritage; to provide excellence in educational programming and historic preservation.

Amherst Historical Society presents


Experience the traditions of

Christmas Long Ago

Holiday Stories in the Village Buildings

Visit with Santa in the Grange Hall

from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Mrs. Claus's Puppet & Magic Show in

St. George Chapel

Shows at 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Holiday Displays and

Refreshments in the Grange Hall

Enjoy Holiday Music throughout the Village

Old-Fashioned Caroling in St. George Chapel

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 7, 2014

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Amherst Sandstone Village

763 Milan Avenue

Amherst, Ohio

Now Open

Amherst Pit BBQ & Pub

150 Jefferson Street

Amherst, Ohio 44001

Visit the newest addition to the Amherst Sandstone Village.  Pit BBQ famous food.  Click below for information


Chapel and Hall Rentals

Looking for the perfect place for an intimate wedding, reception or rehearsal dinner.  Looking for the perfect place for a special event or business meeting?  Call the Amherst Historical Society to have your event at the Amherst Sandstone Village.

We have available St. George Chapel for your wedding ceremony.  The chapel accommodates approximately 60 guests.  If you are in need of a minister, the Rev. Richard G. Kresila and Rev. Mrs. Gillian Kresila of Elyria Wedding Ministers can perform the ceremony.

The Grange Hall is the perfect place to hold a reception or party.  The hall will seat approximately 80 people.

After your wedding and reception, make plans to spend your wedding night at the 5 Corners Bed and Breakfast located directly behind the Amherst City Hall.

Click on the information link below for rental forms


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