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Amherst State Park


Veterans Memorial Annual Event

Memorial Day event

Home to the Amherst Garden Club

For membership and meeting information, please email:

Maintained by: Highway Department
Seasons: All
Hours: Dawn to Dusk


  • Accessible Parking Lot

Other Park Features

  • Entrance Sign
  • Trash Receptacles
  • Stonedust Trail
  • Creek Access
  • Shore Fishing Access
  • Heritage Orchard
  • Community Garden - Entrance gardens maintained by the Amherst Garden Club. Contact Ginger - for meeting and membership information.
  • Meadow/Conservation Area
  • Community Garden - Children's Garden maintained by the Amherst Conservation Advisory Council (ACAC)
  • Bench Seating
  • NYS DEC Birding Trail Location -
  • Amherst Veterans Memorial

*For questions about portable accessible restrooms please contact

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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    (716) 631-7000
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    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221