Farnsworth Homestead, next to the Farnsworth Art Museum at 25 Elm St., is an example of a Victorian-era residence distinguished by its chaste Greek Revival exterior and elegant Victorian interior. Built in 1850, it contains many of the original family furnishings.
Tours depart Thurs.-Sun. at 11, noon and 1, Memorial Day weekend-Columbus Day weekend. Same-day reservations limited to 10 people per tour; advance reservations are recommended. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.