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Upcoming Events

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

By My Lantern's Light
Saturday and Sunday
October 28 & 29, 2017
5:00 to 8:00 pm

Rummage Sale Fund Raiser
November 4, 2017
Opens at 9:00 am

Christmas in the Village
Sunday, 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 on Wednesdays & 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 calling the office

Please allow two (2) week to schedule tour guides.


The Amherst Historical Society...

By My Lantern's Light

A Living History Experience

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Sunday October 29, 2017

5:00 to 8:00 pm

763 Milan Ave
Amherst OH 44001

Step back in time for tales of spooky (but not scary)
history in a very special setting.

Tours begin at 5:00 and continue at 15 minute intervals.

Tours take approximately 1 hour and the last tour begins at 8:00 pm.

Refreshments will be served after each tour.


Admission is $5 per person.  Children 5 and younger are free.


Children not admitted without an adult


Rummage Sale - Fund Raiser

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

The sale will be in the Long Barn located in the northwest corner of
the Amherst Sandstone Village. 

Shop the sale to find that special treasure and know that your purchase will go toward the further development of the museums at
the Amherst Sandstone Village.

Help support

The Amherst Historical Society


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.

Click on Rental Application below for rental forms

Rental Application

Pogie's Catering is available for your parties catering needs at the Grange Hall.  Click on "Menu" to see a sampling of what they have to offer.


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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