Seneca County Visitors Guide

GENERAL ATTRACTIONS Riehm Produce Farm, LLC 7244 N. SR 53, Tif fi n 419-992-4392 FunAcres.net Open to the public June-October.

Tif fi n Police and Fire All Patriots Memorial Corner of S. Washington & Water Sts., Tif fi n allpatriotsmemorial.org Tif fi n Police and Fire All Patriots Memorial is located at Washington and Water Streets near downtown Tif fi n. It features a beam from the World Trade Center and memorializes Tif fi n fi rst-responders who have died in the line of duty. It is an outdoor memorial that is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Feel free to visit at your leisure, or email Jill Gosche, committee secretary, at jillgosche@ gmail.com to arrange a guide to explain the memorial to you.

10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Mon- Sat.; 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday Selling what’s in season and fresh from our fi elds! A large selection of vegetables and fruits are available for purchase along with Riehm’s own frozen beef and pork cuts. In addition, items provided through partnerships with other local vendors fi lls our the shelves. Riehm’s fl agship product is the “CSA farm share boxes” which provides you with a box of fresh veggies, recipes & tips, add-on options, customization features and convenient pick-up locations. NEW! Ordering service is now available. Use the Sign Up button on our website to place your order and our crew will begin the harvest for you. The Riehm’s, also, hosts several events throughout the season. Whether it’s Spring Open House, Farm-to-Fork Dinner Events, or Corn Maze & Barnyard Fun in the Fall; you will forever enjoy the memories. Go to our webpage at FunAcres.net, scroll down to the events or check out the roadside stand hours from the menu tab and plan to grab some fresh air on the farm with Riehm’s.

Winterberry Farm 2723 N. SR 53 818-634-1303 winterberry.farm

Winterberry Farm, “the Farm that Feeds the Soul,” is a historic, barn wedding venue located in Tif fi n, Ohio. The facility is set on 31 acres alongside the banks of the Sandusky River, and offers countless stunning photo backdrops for you and your partner to choose from. The bucolic farm sits half a mile off the main road, resulting in a peaceful and tranquil setting. It is surrounded by meadows, fi elds, and woodlands, and offers a rich history for guests to learn about. Tours available. EDUCATIONAL Franciscan Earth Literacy Center 194 St. Francis Ave., Tif fi n 419-448-7485 felctif fi n.org The Franciscan Earth Literacy Center (FELC) is an education center and demonstration facility that brings nature and STEM to life! With sensory and community gardens, an organic farm stand, hiking trails through woods and wetlands, a greenhouse, Science Days and Summer Camps for kids, and animals to pet and observe, there is something to learn and enjoy every day at FELC!

St. Francis Community 200 St. Francis Ave., Tif fi n tif fi nfrancsicans.org franciscanretreats.org felctif fi n.org

The Community includes The Sisters of St. Francis, the Franciscan Earth Literacy Center and the St. Francis Spirituality Center. The campus – including the woods, hiking trails, fl ower gardens, and walking paths – is open to the public. Meeting rooms are available to rent. Many educational programs are offered year-round for children and adults.

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church 46 Madison St., Tif fi n 419-447-1743 tif fi nstpauls.org

Gillmor Ordnance Ltd. 911 Pleasant St., Old Fort 419-355-6977 cannonmaster.com

In the spring of 1883 work began to complete the interior of the second fl oor. In October of that year, plans were also underway to erect the Edison Electric Illuminating Company building on Monroe Street. In December 1883, quick- thinking contractors wired the church for electric lights, making St. Paul’s Church the fi rst public building in the world to be wired for electricity while being built. To mark the occasion, Thomas A. Edison presented the church a splendid electric light chandelier – still in use today. Tours by appointment only.

Gillmor Ordnance creates a variety of unique cannons that have been featured in various movies and TV shows. Call to tour the foundry where the magic is made. Strawbale House at St. Francis 194 St. Francis Ave., Tif fi n 419-448-7485 or 567-207-5393 felctif fi n.org Nestled on the grounds of the St. Francis Community

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