The Amherst BID office is located in the Visitors Information Center at 35 South Pleasant Street, Amherst MA, in a space we share with the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce. Whether you are visiting the town of Amherst for the first time or you’re a long-term local, you can stop by the Visitor’s Information Center for maps, fliers, brochures, and friendly faces happy to let you know more about what there is to do in Amherst!

Hours of Operation*

Mondays-Saturdays 10AM-4PM

Sundays 12PM-4PM

Closed on Federal Holidays

*Weekend hours subject to change seasonally


We also participate as a gallery space for the monthly Arts Night Plus, the first Thursday of the month from 5 – 8 pm.

Please email if you are interested in showing art.

April Artist – Keith Toffling

A Pursuit of Visual Clarity
Keith Toffling
Opening Reception: April 4th, 5-8pm
Artist Statement: Keith Toffling is an established local Pioneer Valley Photographer. He will be showcasing some of his landscape work from his travels around the states during the past few years along with sharing some of his of one of a kind film pieces shot on vintage analog polaroid cameras. Keith has been very involved member of the Amherst community volunteering his photography services for several community programs. His work demonstrates his pursuit for visual clarity while evoking emotion with each piece. Consider stopping by the Amherst visitors center during the month of April to view his work.