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Adsmore House And Gardens

Princeton, Kentucky

Visitors are invited to tour the home which reflects the era of top hats and fans,...
Alamo, Miami

Miami, Florida

The first city hospital, which opened at the time of the influenza epidemic of 1918, is...
Allegheny County Courthouse And Jail

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Designed by famed architect Henry Hobson Richardson, the Allegheny County Courthouse and...
Andalusia Estate

Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Home for generations to the Biddle family, Andalusia is one of the finest examples of...
Arkansas Historic Preservation Program

Little Rock, Arkansas

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program is devoted to getting the citizens of Arkansas...
Asa Packer Mansion

Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

Mary Packer Cummings willed the mansion and all its contents to the county in 1912 and...
Ashael Bush House

Salem, Oregon

Bush House typifies a Victorian home in the truest sense of that word. Built by Asahel...
Assumption Parish Courthouse

Napoleonville, Louisiana

The Assumption Parish Courthouse was built in 1896, while the nearby jail is an earlier...
Astor House Museum And Clear Creek History Park

Golden, Colorado

The Astor House was built in 1867, and stayed in continuous operation as a boarding and...
Augustus Lutheran Church

Collegeville, Pennsylvania

The first church building of Augustus Lutheran Church is still standing and is the oldest...
Avon Inn

Avon, New York

This stately, 19th-century Greek Revival mansion, listed on the National Register of...
Babcock Smith House Museum

Westerly, Rhode Island

Since the middle of the eighteenth century the Babcock-Smith House has stood amid an ever...
Barker Mansion

Michigan City, Indiana

Much of the decor consists of authentic Barker family artifacts, including furnishings...
Barlow House Museum

Barlow, Kentucky

On display in the house are many wonderful examples of Mr. Barlow's varied and valued...
Barnacle, The

Miami, Florida

The distinctive vernacular architecture that prevailed in Miami at the end of the 19th...
Beall Dawson Historic House Museum

Rockville, Maryland

Though today Rockville, MD, is a bustling suburb of the nation's capital, it was but a...
Beattie Powers Place

Catskill, New York

The site, with sweeping views of the Hudson River and the state historic site of Olana,...
Bellamy Mansion Museum Of History And Design Arts

Wilmington, North Carolina

The Bellamy Mansion is one of North Carolina's most spectacular examples of antebellum...
Belle Mont Mansion

Tuscumbia, Alabama

Magnificently sited on a commanding hilltop, Belle Mont is one of early Alabama’s...
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

Asheville, North Carolina

The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area encompasses the mountains of North Carolina and...
Bolduc House Historic Properties

Sainte Genevieve, Missouri

Built in 1770 out near the river on the Le Grand Champ field by Louis Bolduc, a Canadian...
Boscobel House & Gardens

Garrison, New York

Boscobel is situated on a bluff on the east bank of the Hudson River opposite the United...
Brennan House & Medical Office Museum

Louisville, Kentucky

The three story, red brick Italianate-style home is furnished in a Victorian interior,...
Bronck Museum

Coxsackie, New York

The home that Bronck built in 1663 is the oldest home in upstate New York. The complex...
Brucemore

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Brucemore’s story is about hundreds of immigrants drawn to Cedar Rapids to work in...
Bucks County Historical Society

Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Inspired by the vision and creativity of Henry C. Mercer (1856-1930), it is the mission...
Bull Stone House

Campbell Hall, New York

Built in 1722, the house was once home to William Bull, a stonemason builder, and his...
Bulloch Hall

Roswell, Georgia

Completed in 1839 for Major James Stephens Bulloch, one of Roswell's founders, Bulloch...
Cahokia Courthouse

Cahokia, Illinois

Built about 1740 as a four-room private residence by Jean le Poincet and later purchased...
Campbell House Museum

St. Louis, Missouri

After a monumental five-year, $3 million restoration the museum now stands as one of the...
Caramoor Center For Music And The Arts

Katonah, New York

The Rosen House, built around a central courtyard, is the former summer home of Caramoor'...
Carpenters' Historic Hall

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Since its founding, Carpenters’ House has been the home to numerous tenants in the...
Carroll Mansion And Phoenix Shot Tower

Baltimore, Maryland

Two sites operated by Carroll Museums, located in historic Jonestown, which was founded...
Castillo De San Marcos National Monument

St. Augustine, Florida

Begun in 1672, the Castillo de San Marcos is the last 17th century fort left in the...
Castle Of Marietta, The

Marietta, Ohio

The Castle of Marietta is the backdrop where groups and individuals of all ages come to...
Castlewood Plantation House

Chesterfield, Virginia

One of the finest Palladian style period houses in Chesterfield County, Castlewood has a...
Cathedral Basilica Of Saint Augustine

St. Augustine, Florida

First completed in 1565 of pine posts and cypress fronds by the founders of the city and...
Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum

Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Located in a train station that was in operation from 1900 until the Great Depression,...
Clarke County Historical Museum

Grove Hill, Alabama

Housed in the historic Alston-Cobb house, the Clarke County Historical Museum seeks to...
Clermont State Historic Site

Germantown, New York

Clermont became the home of the historic Livingston family in 1728 when Robert Livingston...
Conrad Caldwell House Museum

Louisville, Kentucky

The house was built for Theophilus Conrad, a Frenchman who made his fortune in the...
Coral Castle

Homestead, Florida

A garden of carved stone, baffling in its construction, is the work of the reclusive Ed...
Cornwall Iron Furnace

Lebanon, Pennsylvania

Cornwall Furnace is indeed a unique survivor of the early American iron industry....
Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society

Port Washington, New York

The society maintains the Sands-Willets House, part of which dates from the early 1700s,...
Cragfont

Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Cragfont was the home of General James Winchester, a protagonist of the American...
Daniel Boone Home

Defiance, Missouri

The adjoining Boonesfield Village is a collection of historic buildings from throughout...
Debary Hall Historic Site

DeBary, Florida

Visitors to Debary Hall will learn about the nineteenth-century tourism that overtook...
Decatur House Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

The Decatur House, designed by the father of American architecture, Benjamin Henry...
Deland Memorial Hospital Museum

Deland, Florida

Currently a museum housing eight galleries and exhibits, The DeLand Memorial Hospital was...
Delaware & Hudson Canal Museum

High Falls, New York

Nearly 4,000 artifacts maps, models, paintings, and documents relating to the canal...
Denison Society & Homestead Museum

Mystic, Connecticut

This historic Denison house, Pequotsepos Manor, was the home for six generations of one...
Dillon House

Fremont, Ohio

The Dillon House represents one of Fremont’s finest Victorian-era homes. It was...
Dorchester County Historical Society

Cambridge, Maryland

Located on the Eastern Shore, the Dorchester County Historical Society is based out of...
Dow Museum Of Historic Houses

St. Augustine, Florida

The nine houses in the Dow Museum of Historic Homes, dating from 1790 to 1910, are...
Dr. James Ford Historic Home

Wabash, Indiana

Dr. James Ford lived his life in the nineteenth century as a physician, family man,...
Dubuque County Jail

Dubuque, Iowa

Rague’s architectural style is a fine example of Egyptian Revival architecture,...
Durham Museum

Omaha, Nebraska

The Durham Museum provides countless opportunities to discover Omaha's history. After...
Dyckman Farmhouse Museum

New York, New York

The Dyckman Farmhouse Museum is a visual treat for everyone who looks up and sees it...
Edison And Ford Winter Estates

Fort Myers, Florida

These estates feature changing special exhibits that explain the history and innovations...
El Capitolio De Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico

For Puerto Ricans, El Capitolio de Puerto Rico stands as a powerful symbol of self-...
Eleazer Arnold House

Lincoln, Rhode Island

Though over restored, the Arnold House is still the best of the "stone-enders"...
Fairfield Heritage Association: Georgian Museum

Lancaster, Ohio

Located in one of Lancaster's three National Historic Districts, this outstanding example...
Fallingwater

Mill Run, Pennsylvania

Wright designed and built Fallingwater from 1936 to 1939 for the Kaufmann family. In 1938...
Felix Valle House State Historic Site

Ste. Genevieve, Missouri

Settled by French-Canadian habitants in the late 1740s, the village of Ste. Genevieve has...
Fisher And New Center Buildings

Detroit, Michigan

The seven Fisher brothers built the Fisher Building as a home for Fisher and Company,...
Fourth Ward School

Virginia City, Nevada

On November 28, 1876, the excited residents of Virginia City christened their new...
Gaineswood

Demopolis, Alabama

One of America’s finest Greek Revival houses, Gaineswood is a masterpiece....
Gamble Plantation Historic State Park

Ellenton, Florida

The Gamble Plantation's history stretches from Major Robert Gamble, who presided over a...
Gari Melchers Home And Studio

Fredericksburg, Virginia

This colonial-era home, known as Belmont, was built on a hill outside Fredericksburg...
General Motors Building

Detroit, Michigan

The General Motors Building, completed in 1923, is the oldest extant General Motors...
Goldring Woldenberg Institute Of Southern Jewish Life

Jackson, Mississippi

Jews have lived in the South since the late 17th century. As late as 1820, more Jews...
Gordon House

Silverton, Oregon

The Gordon House was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, widely heralded as the greatest...
Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum

Providence, Rhode Island

Over the years the family made only a few changes respecting the historic integrity of...
Greenbelt Museum

Greenbelt, Maryland

This museum includes 2 sites as well as guided tours of the town. The sites are a...
Grouseland

Vincennes, Indiana

Harrison was elected ninth President of the United States in 1840, so the home is a...
Hacienda De Los Martinez

Taos, New Mexico

Built in 1804 by Severino Martin (later changed to Martinez), this fortress-like building...
Hammerstein Historical House

Hollywood, Florida

The house was designed by prominent Hollywood architect Bayard Lukens in 1935 for Vera...
Harry S. Truman Little White House Museum

Key West, Florida

The museum's exhibits range from the microcosmic (the 1948 election) to the macrocosmic (...
Hart Cluett House

Troy, New York

The marble-faced structure known as the Hart-Cluett House is one of the finest intact...
Hay House

Macon, Georgia

Visitors can learn about the home's nationally significant architecture, technological...
Healy House Museum And Dexter Cabin

Leadville, Colorado

James V. Dexter's surprisingly plush 1879 log cabin was the Leadville residence of the...
Henry County Historical Society

Napoleon, Ohio

A group of twenty-two interested individuals met at the Henry County Courthouse on...
Hillforest

Aurora, Indiana

Shipping and riverboats were significant elements of the Gaff business enterprises and...
Hills & Dales Estate

LaGrange, Georgia

Visitors are invited to tour the Neel Reid designed home and historic Ferrell Gardens....
Hippodrome State Theatre

Gainesville, Florida

The Hippodrome State Theatre, founded in 1972 by local actors, is a major performing arts...
Historic Augusta Incorporated

Augusta, Georgia

Historic Augusta, Inc. is a private, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the...
Historic Capitol

Tallahassee, Florida

Residing in its current location since 1845, the Historic Capitol today houses a museum...
Historic Columbia Foundation

Columbia, South Carolina

Historic Columbia Foundation serves as the steward of seven historic sites within the...
Historic Dayton House

Worthington, Minnesota

The home was built in 1890 and first owned by George Draper Dayton, founder of Dayton's...
Historic Downtown Franklin

Franklin, Tennessee

Historic Franklin, Tenn. is maintained by the Heritage Foundation of Franklin and...
Historic Fallsington

Fallsington, Pennsylvania

In 1690, Samuel Burgess donated six acres to the Meeting for construction of the first...
Historic Odessa Foundation

Odessa, Delaware

The Historic Houses of Odessa offers guided tours all year long of five historic houses...
Historic Shepherdstown Museum

Shepherdstown, West Virginia

The historic Shepherdstown Museum was founded in 1983 to make preserve artifacts that may...
Historic Spanish Point

Osprey, Florida

Sitting upon 30 acres, this museum features a number of regional history exhibits....
Historical Society Of Saginaw County & The Castle Museum

Saginaw, Michigan

The remarkable "Castle" Federal building in downtown Saginaw had been slated...
Hoover Historical Center

North Canton, Ohio

Among the interactives on the tour is a push-button to activate a recording of Hoover...
Hotel De Paris Museum

Georgetown, Colorado

The NSCDA in Colorado purchased the building in 1954 and now operates it as the only...
House Of Seven Gables

Salem, Massachusetts

Built in 1668, the House of Seven Gables is the oldest surviving 17th century wooden...
Hulihe`e Palace

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

Built in 1838 by Governor John Adams Kuakini (cousin of King Kamehameha), Hulihe`e Palace...
Independence Hall

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Constructed between 1732 and 1756 as the State House of the Province of Pennsylvania, it...