356 West 6th Street
Erie, PA 16501
We have something for everyone with three buildings of exciting architecture, history and fun!
We are the newest Frank Lloyd Wright museum with Wright’s original San Francisco office on our campus. We also have his 12-foot Butterfly Wing Bridge model on display. On the second floor, discover the people who created Erie County. Dating back to Native Americans, we’ve traced the lives of immigrants who built careers and established families, schools and churches. In the Watson-Curtze Mansion, built in 1891, you’ll revel in the opulent architecture of this 12,000-square-foot Victorian home historic 24-room home with 12 fireplaces and a ballroom. Explore the Griswold cast iron display in the kitchen. Visit the tribute to the Curtze family in a legacy exhibit with original artifacts from the house; learn about Erie's Jewish Heritage; and check out our hunting and fishing history. Peek inside Winfred Watson’s childhood bedroom, a Victorian dress display, Servants Quarters and more. On the third floor, you’ll find the ballroom and multiple exhibits. In the neighboring 1850s Wood-Morrison House, learn about the Erie Extension Canal that flowed right next to the house. Be prepared for George Washington’s time in our region and emotional stories of Erie County men and women who fought for our country. You’ll also see the pot used to boil Mad Anthony Wayne’s bones … and much more. We also have Oliver Hazard Perry’s sword and original artifacts from the War of 1812. We have plenty of seating inside and out, and you’ll find unique gifts in our popular Carriage House Gift Shop. We are open year-round Tuesday – Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from Noon to 5 p.m. Archives Hours by appointment only.
The Mazza family welcomes you to explore 3 unique locations in Lake Erie Wine Country. Sip and savor award-winning wines at Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company, both located in North East, PA, and be sure to visit their combination winery, distillery and brewery, Mazza Chautauqua Cellars/Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing, in nearby Westfield, NY.
The Millcreek Mall features more than 160 stores, restaurants, and fun for the whole family on Upper Peach Street, Erie’s most popular shopping district! Shopping in Erie means no sales tax on clothing or shoes. Choose from a variety of hotels located on the Mall property and just minutes away at the intersection of Peach Street and Interstate 90.
Direct Daily Flights to Charlotte and Chicago.
Erie International Airport is serviced by American Airlines and United Airlines with daily flights to Charlotte and Chicago with connections across the country and around the world. Book your flight today at www.aa.com or www.united.com
The Cork 1794 is the perfect spot for a date night or special occasion! Indoor and outside seating available with amazing food.
Join us today! The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern is sure to give you an unforgettable and care-free dining experience. Enjoy a nautical atmosphere with a beautiful view of Presque Isle Bay.
The Bayfront Grille Restaurant at the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel is excited to announce that our Bayside Patio is open for Lunch and Dinner. Please check Open Table for reservations or contact the restaurant directly at 814-454-2005.
Erie Events manages a four facility entertainment complex that includes the Warner Theatre, Erie Insurance Arena, Bayfront Convention Center and UPMC Park. These four venues host a variety of events that include world-class entertainment, family friendly shows and sporting events.
Located on the southeast shore of Lake Erie, the Port of Erie has been promoting industrial, commercial, and recreational opportunities on the waters of Lake Erie since 1959.
Erie’s own local craft beer pubs are a must-visit! With 4 great locations, just pick one that’s convenient for you! A casual, family friendly dining experience with something for everyone! To view our menu, check out what’s on tap, or get to directions to our pubs, learn more now!”
Treat your employees to a unique, country experience that is sure to inspire with all of the magic the farm has to offer! Located just outside of Erie, Port Farms offers a charming countryside venue for your next company retreat! Our unique space is located on 200 rural acres and includes everything you will need to host a successful work session, work event, or company picnic. Learn more about how we can help you plan the perfect event!
UPMC Hamot is a 423-bed hospital in Erie, PA, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services, and serves as a regional referral hub and Level II Trauma Center.
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