Situated on the banks of the Detroit River at the mouth of Lake Erie, Amherstburg is one of the oldest, most charming towns in the province.
Its unique, century old buildings and lovely waterfront setting makes Amherstburg the perfect scenic getaway. Identified as a "War of 1812" community, Amherstburg’s riveting history is rivalled only by the modern amenities that make it an unforgettable destination to visit or live.
Visitors can look forward to warm hospitality delivered by a community that’s proud of the Town’s authentic history.
Unique attractions and programs promise to shape unforgettable experiences for those who dare to explore, while outstanding, award-winning festivals are sure to create memorable moments that last a lifetime.
Amherstburg is accessible, affordable, and amazing; all here waiting for you to discover. Still not convinced? Business View Magazine outlines a few of the many reasons Amherstburg is the perfect place to be in their spring 2017 article.