Stone-Tolan House is a historic home located at Brighton in Monroe County, New York. The 2-story frame house has a 1-story frame wing that is believed to have been built in 1792. It is a vernacular Federal-style structure and served as a frontier tavern, public meeting place, and pioneer homestead. The Landmark Society of Western New York acquired the property in 1956 to restore and preserve as a museum.Plan your visit to Stone-Tolan House Historic Site and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Rochester trip planner.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.
Stone-Tolan House Historic Site Reviews
Run by the Landmark society. The apple orchard is wonderful. they need a better parking lot. the histoic house is historic. more »
The Stone-Tolan House is one of the earliest buildings still standing in Rochester. Nestled now between East Avenue and I-490, the site includes an orchard. An annual fundraiser is an antiques show th... more »
I came to Stone-Tolan house with my class for a field study. The docents who gave us an educational tour were excellent with my young students, very knowledgeable about the history of the home and land, and completely flexible about what we would focus on as we learned about this historical site.
Really cool place. Chris Hogan is awesome!!! I love his story telling :D
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