Abel Bennett was the first mayor of the City of Binghamton. The Historic Tract bearing his name was opened in 1887 and is built on 53 acres of farmland originally owned by Abel Bennett. The Historic Tract was listed on the national register of historic places in 2008.
This walking tour is the first in a series that will explore the historic and architectural beauty of this wonderful historic tract of Binghamton. On this tour you have the opportunity to view the exterior design and architectural features of 25 homes spanning 60 years (1891 to 1951); 18 of the homes are over 100 years old. Many of the homes are Queen Anne style, others are Colonial Revival, and one is Mid-Century modern.
2 tours on Sunday, June 21st: one at 2PM and another at 4PM