Anderson House overlooks the battlefield within Battle of Lexington State Historic Site, which is at 1101 Delaware St. Soldiers engaged in skirmishes around the house, which served as a field hospital and changed from Union to Southern hands several times. The house is preserved and furnished in period.
Hours: Guided 45-minute tours are offered on the hour Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-5, Apr.-July; Wed.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-5, Aug.-Oct. and in Mar.; by appointment rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.