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Local Dining & Attractions

Amherst and its surrounding area offers much to see and do!  There is something for everyone...from romantic sunsets and smooth bike paths to quiet museums and tasty wine pairings.  Just choose a category from the list below to see just a sampling of things to do and restaurants to visit.  To learn more about what's within walking distance from the Sandstone Suite, visit Main Street Amherst.  To learn more about Lorain County, check out Visit Lorain County.

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Lorain Breakwater Lighthouse
  • CATEGORY: Museums & History
  • Address:
    Mouth of the Black River in downtown Lorain
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Lorain's historic lighthouse was built in 1917. The walls are more than 10 inches thick and baseboards and window frames are made of steel to withstand the powerful Lake Erie.

View the Lighthouse from the Mile Long Pier found alongside Jackalope restaurant or by boat. River cruises are scheduled by the Lorain Port Authority.

Local Attractions in Amherst Ohio
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