The Amherst Business Improvement District, Amherst Downtown, promotes the vitality of the historic town center as a destination to live, work, and experience. We are a walkable mile of dynamic culture, cuisine and commerce surrounded by farmland, scenic vistas, hiking and biking trails. We are home to the Amherst Cinema with first-run films and special features, the Emily Dickinson Homestead and Museum, the Amherst History Museum in the Strong House, Amherst's oldest home, specialty shops and boutiques and a vibrant food scene with cuisines that span the globe from the Himalayas to New England fare featuring fresh, local produce from our many local farms.

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Amherst Business Improvement District


35 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002

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