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Upcoming Events

All E
vents are in the
Amherst Sandstone Village
763 Milan Ave
Amherst, Ohio 44001
(Unless otherwise noted)

Garage Sale in the Long Barn
Friday and Saturday
June 23 and 24, 2017
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

German Fest
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Time to be announced

Arts in the Park
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Time to be announced

Bluegrass Festival and BBQ
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time to be announced

Chili Cook-off and Car Show
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Time to be announced

By My Lantern's Light
Saturday and Sunday
October 28 & 29, 2017
Time to be announced

Christmas in the Village
Saturday, December 3, 2017
Time to be announced

Docent Appreciation Luncheon
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Time to be announced

Hours of Operation


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

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

Quigley Museum

Open from 2-4 pm

Every Sunday

May 7, 2017 thru
 September 24, 201

Tours of the Amherst Sandstone Village can be arranged by call the office

Please allow one (1) week to schedule tour guides.


The Amherst Historical Society...

The table is set awaiting the arrival of President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Mr & Mrs Lincoln
Mary Todd Lincoln (portrayed by Delores Horvath)
President Abraham Lincoln (portrayed by Charlie Marty)
Kate Chase, daughter of Lincoln's Secretary of the Treasury
(portrayed by Kathy Dean-Dielman

The party to celebrate President Lincoln's birthday was a great success.
Chef Robby Lucas of Cork Tree Catering prepared an authentic 4 course dinner of the period featuring Mary Todd Lincoln's Almond Cake for dessert.  Each course
was accompanied with a companion wine.

St. George Chapel & Grange Hall Rental

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. 

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


Rental Application

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

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