Houses, History & Heritage

Whether you're a fan of those home renovation shows or just want to see how people preserve historic houses, even mansions in our area, this one's for you!  The Wilkes-Barre Downtown Residents Association is gearing up for its 2016 Historic Homes Tour this weekend.

The event runs from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., Saturday, September 24.  Money raised from ticket sales funds initiatives to improve downtown Wilkes-Barre and support the arts.

For ticket info., see flier below.    Here's a list of the home tour stops in Wilkes-Barre:

97 South Franklin Street:First Presbyterian Church

156 South Franklin Street:Mary Stegmaier Mansion

287 South Franklin St

291 South Franklin Street

293 South Franklin Street

20 Riverside Drive

58 West River Street: Hillard House Inn

44 South River Street


2016 Historic Homes Tour In Wilkes-Barre