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Upcoming Events


April 21, 2014

Dine to Donate at
McDonald's Restaurant
500 North Leavitt Rd
Amherst, OH 44001

4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Help support the
Amherst Historical Society



May 10, 2014
1:00 p.m.

Fabulous Fido Fashion Show and Brunch

See News and Events
for details


Hours of Operation

OFFICE ONLY

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.



Watch for the opening on

May 1, 2014

Amherst Pit BBQ & Pub

150 Jefferson Street

Amherst, Ohio 44001

Visit the newest addition to the Amherst Sandstone Village.  Pit BBQ famous food.  Watch for more 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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