Explore the deep heritage of Ithaca, New York and Tompkins County
through walking, biking and driving tours.
Southside Loop: African-American Tour
The Southside neighborhood has an African American heritage that dates back 180 years.
Historical Bridges in Tompkins County Tour
A tour highlighting historical bridges, showing how it has been either altered or preserved over the years.
A walking tour in honor of the Tompkins County bicentennial celebration. View scenes of the past while enjoying a walk through the present.
Varna's Octagonal Barn
After years of planning, restoration on the 1800's octagonal barn began in late fall of 2015. The entire restoration took 6-8 weeks with the barn being completely restored to its original historic construction.
Tompkins County’s voice for historic preservation, education, and sustainability.
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Use the tools of history to understand the past, gain perspective on the present, and help shape the future.