Erie County Historical Society
Location & Visitor information
The Erie County Historical Society (ECHS) is dedicated to telling the fascinating story of Erie County, Ohio. The ECHS website - www.eriecountyohiohistory.com - is the organization's main tool. The website features historic walking tours: Underground Railroad (Sandusky); Washington Park (Sandusky); Downtown Sandusky; Sandusky Architectural; Sandusky Virtual Downtown; Kelleys Island; and downtown Vermilion. Each is accessible through the website and functions on mobile devices and PCs. The ECHS and Ohio History Connection (OHS) maintain more than 60 historical markers which commemorate significant events, people, and places in the history of the county. The website includes information on each marker, including a photo and location/directions.