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Old Times In Rochester

The Stone-Tolan House is one of the earliest buildings still standing in Rochester. Nestled now... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2016
Rochester, New York
Great Except Very limited hours.

Only open Fridays 1-3 not easy to find using public transport from Rochester. Some good displays... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2014
Skipton, United Kingdom
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“historic replica of pioneer times”
Mar 23, 2016
“Old Times In Rochester”
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Run by the Landmark society. The apple orchard is wonderful. they need a better parking lot. the histoic house is historic.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert Bruce L
Reviewed March 23, 2016

The Stone-Tolan House is one of the earliest buildings still standing in Rochester. Nestled now between East Avenue and I-490, the site includes an orchard. An annual fundraiser is an antiques show that offers fine antiques from a number of dealers. Our ancestors lived much...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank L F
Reviewed July 28, 2014

Only open Fridays 1-3 not easy to find using public transport from Rochester. Some good displays and well briefed docent. Worth a visit, but make sure it is Friday!

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed July 20, 2014

My husband and I like historic sites, and this particular site gives you a good glimpse of the past along with some Rochester background history. For the cost, it is well worth the visit here!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank DuchessofRush
Reviewed July 14, 2014

perfect to just drop in to see; or to come when they have classes or special events...on East Avenue at the Brighton/Pittsford line; we always enjoy a visit here.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Scouternurse S
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Our history in one house. Please check this site out and learn about Rochester's first family. I used to take school groups here as a walking trip and personally loved every minute. If you live in town, make the time to visit the house and...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank Travelpapi153
Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

This unassuming little red house offers an amazing glimpse into history. Built in 1792, the stove less, refrigerator less kitchen with no running water shows us just how resourceful and hardy our ancestors truly were. We wish we would have been able to see the...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

Visit the Stone-Tolan House to see what life was like in the 1800's! House has been beautifully restored. It was orginally built as a tavern.

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Tread123
Reviewed July 29, 2013

This former inn, that at the time was in the middle of nowhere, is now surrounded by modern homes and a busy, but beautiful East Avenue. But the home is well able to transport visitors to what it felt like to arrive by stage coach...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank sharon s
Reviewed May 2, 2013

I first visited this place chaperoning during a school visit. I was fascinated. For me it is one of the must see places for visitors, especially international visitors.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank redaun2
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