Penn Yan's Historic Main Street Walking Tours

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express
The Walking Tours begin and end at the Oliver House Museum.

Visitors and locals alike enjoy the historic buildings along Main Street in Penn Yan. Join volunteer tour guides Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. at the Oliver House Museum for an informative, entertaining jaunt down Main Street. Did you know that Susan B. Anthony spoke at the Cornwell Opera House (now Long’s Cards and Books)? These and other lesser known tidbits will be shared. The fee is $5 for Yates County History Center members and $10 for non-members. Become a member at the door. Tours lasts about 1½ hours. Wear comfortable shoes-tours will head to Main St. bridge and back to enjoy the exhibits at the Oliver House Museum. The final tour will be offered on Saturday,Sept. 3. In case of inclement weather, call the Yates County History Center at 315-536-7318 for an update.