Amherstburg

Award winning gardens, stunning water views, history and architecture, eclectic shopping, unique festivals and the gateway to local wineries and the famous Waterfront ice cream store!

Amherstburg is deemed as one of the prettiest and oldest communities in Southwest Ontario! Rare architecture and authentic buildings line the streets with history in this War of 1812 community. The core of Amherstburg surrounds you with award-winning gardens and breathtaking water vistas. Shopping, antiquing, museums and famous ice cream shops make this charming town a destination not to be missed. Don’t forget to bring your camera!

 

Must See Attractions

Must attend events 

Must do Experiences 

  • The “Uncommon” Workshops
  • Holiday House Tour
  • TRUE Festival

 

 

“WHERE CAN AMHERSTBURG TAKE YOU”

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