Sappington House Museum Complex, 1015 S. Sappington Rd., was built in 1808. This two-story brick house is a fine example of Federal architecture. Guides conduct tours of the dwelling and provide information about its period furnishings. It also houses the Library of Americana, which features a large collection of books about decorative arts and national and local history. Special events are held throughout the year.
Wed.-Fri. 11-2, mid-Feb. to mid-Dec. Also open some Sat.; phone for schedule. Last tour begins 30 minutes before closing. Closed Good Friday, July 4, Thanksgiving and day after Thanksgiving. Allow 1 hour minimum.