History & Culture

Interurbans, a mode of transportation, rose and just as quickly fell, but not before it had made sweeping changes in a variety of states — including Ohio.

How did mail delivery on the Lake Erie Islands differ between the 1800s and now?

Find out how this Willowick, Ohio, native discovered her passion for storytelling and showcasing Lake Erie's legends and lores.

From sun-soaked celebrations to music-filled nights, mark your calendar for an array of festivals and fun along the shores of Lake Erie.

From sun-soaked celebrations to music-filled nights, mark your calendar for an array of festivals and fun along the shores of Lake Erie.

Take look at what life was like in Lorain, Ohio, during the early 1900s.

Every visit to Erie offers a fresh way to explore the vibrant, ever-changing lakefront destination. Check out must-see exhibits at museums including Hagen History Center, or climb away the day at ASCEND Erie. 

Discover ways to laze the day away with a delicious meal, refreshing drink and marvelous unobstructed lake views.

Inside and out, bask in the beauty and intrigue of two of the region's most creative spaces.

Discover how the Roger Tory Peterson Institute combines art and nature for a truly unique and relaxing experience.