Dexter – Attractions
During Covid-19: Check websites for service changes. Times are for regular worship services only.
Columbus Hall & Banquet Center
8265 Dexter-Chelsea Rd.
Hall for community events, craft shows, meetings, fundraisers, weddings, parties. Seats 300. firstname.lastname@example.org, columbushbc.com
Dexter Area Historical Museum
Dexter Cider Mill
Apples, wood-pressed cider, hard cider, donuts, honey, maple syrup, jellies, apple butter, caramel apples, baked goods. Open late Aug. through mid-Nov., Wed.-Sun. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (cash or check only, ATM on-site). email@example.com, dextercidermill.com
Opened in 1887, the depot served train passengers for 66 years. The historic structure is owned by the Huron Valley Railroad Historical Society, which shares it with the Ann Arbor Model Railroad Club. Annual train show and sale. Open to public, first Wed. of month, 7 :30-9 p.m. hvrrhs.org
Dexter District Library
Providing books, audio books, DVDs, internet access, magazines, music CDs, local history materials, Wi-Fi hotspots, and a variety of downloadable content to community residents. Open Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. firstname.lastname@example.org, dexter.lib.mi.us
8311 Island Lake
This Greek Revival mansion, built by town founder Samuel Dexter in the 1840s, is owned by the Dexter Area Historical Society. Open to the public during Gordon Hall Days and Christmas at the Mansion in December (see Major Events box). Available for weddings or other special events (call Bene at 734-426-8972). email@example.com, dexterhistory.org