Historic House, Historical Society
Visitors of all ages thrill to the splendor and elegance of this award winning Victorian Mansion Museum.
Gifted Craftsmen worked from 1888 through 1893 to create this fine masterpiece of the Romanesque style.
Twenty-six rooms are skillfully restored with the finest of the Victorian era.
As you enter the Walton Avenue carriage entrance you will see the elegance of fine carved oak fretwork with a winged griffin, thought to prevent misfortune.
General, History, Historical Society, Library
The society and its museum is a big accomplishment for a small town (population 900), initiated and supported almost exclusely by local interest and donations. It has a beautiful, modern building full of exhibits.We welcome everyone. We are working for increased accessibility and outreach programs. Next year, two goals are improving use of our log cabin and recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with research, exhibits and programs.