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Address: 770 SE Catawba Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452
Phone Number: 14197344386
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcome Center offers brochures, maps,...

The Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcome Center offers brochures, maps, discount coupons, Wi-Fi, interactive displays, lodging locator service, highlight videos, public restrooms, and helpful staff with valuable hints and travel tips for guests. Website includes a comprehensive listing of attractions, lodging facilities, restaurants, shops, local events, live entertainment, and more. #LakeErieLove

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This is a good place to come if you are not familiar with the area. The people are very knowledgeable and you can get coupons and discount tickets there.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Michael P C
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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48 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a good place to come if you are not familiar with the area. The people are very knowledgeable and you can get coupons and discount tickets there.

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Thank Michael P C
Marblehead, OH
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62 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Whether you're planning to visit or you're already here, the Visitor's Bureau will answer the age-old question of "What is there to do???" The staff in this beautiful facility is well-trained to assist travelers with everything they need to know. Travel brochures are well-stocked and their website is incredibly informative.

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Thank DIanne1919
Port Clinton, Ohio
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

They have plenty of knowledgeable staff ready to help you. They have a nice informative visitor's guide available free of charge.

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We always stop here when on Ottawa County. Not only do they have delightful displays, but they have the best information on area events, discounts, and more. Love, love, love it!

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Thank Nancyjane1965
Port Clinton Ohio
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

THIS is where you will find your Lake Erie Love stickers! Love the Visitors Bureau. Great location for a meeting or event!!! Cool factor squared! LOVE Lake Erie!!!!!

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1 Thank Bsuz612
North Versailles, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

A quaint visitors center that has loads of information about all of the attractions in the area and the islands.

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Willoughby, Ohio
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is a beautiful Welcome Center and have literature about everything in the area. They are very helpful. too. Even though we know the area well, we always stop there first.

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Thank froggie35
Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

They were very knowledgeable, helped us to locate "Tea by the Sea" also called Rainbow House. We go every year to the Rainbow House now, it has a lovely lovely tea room and the woman who hosts it is so gracious and with the old fashioned quaint tables and chairs it takes you to a time gone by and you... More 

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Thank carolinee15
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91 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Definitely stop here if its your first time to the Islands. They have so much info on hotels, restaurants, attractions and also coupons for a lot of things too. Be sure to pick up your shores and islands discount card for savings on many of the places in the area. If you plan on visiting PIB get your FunPak tickets... More 

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Ohio
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This is the place to go to get all the information and tickets for area attractions. A definite place to stop as there is a card that will get you discounts at area shops also..

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