Lake Erie Islands Historical Society Museum is s. of DeRivera Park at 25 Town Hall Pl. Displays include model ships, paintings, records recounting the 1813 Battle of Lake Erie, a lens from the 1897 South Bass Island Lighthouse, postcards, photographs and local wildlife exhibits. Furniture, silver, a mural and other items from the Hotel Victory also are on display. An exhibit details more than 125 years of winemaking on the island. A restored carriage barn and bottling works are on the grounds. A 15-minute video details the history of the island.