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Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum

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Great way to spend an afternoon

History all around you and a wonderful family story as well. Docent Victoria was terrific - you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julie T
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Rochester, New York
Great place for a wedding!

Attended a wedding here and had the opportunity to visit the grounds which had around 100 carriages... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
krimmy17
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jamestown
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295 N Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1228
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

as the home of first post master , they have sold much of the interesting items but still have enough for a tour, hours are sporadic

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

History all around you and a wonderful family story as well. Docent Victoria was terrific - you could feel her love of the homestead and the family who lived there. Was a museum that felt like a home. Drove by this for years and never...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Attended a wedding here and had the opportunity to visit the grounds which had around 100 carriages to view! The house was great!

Thank krimmy17
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This was the first stop on our "Mystery Bus Trip" Was not previously aware of the Granger Homestead and the home and the docent were wonderful. We got a thorough history of the house and the Granger Family. Then we visited the barn with its...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Place has a rich history with the Docents providing commentary. At the end of the tour the recently added Carriages are a must see

Thank jmcohen58
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We visited the Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum on a Friday afternoon and were lucky to be the only ones on the tour. We were not rushed at all and the docent was able to personalize the tour somewhat to suit our interests. We also...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

The volunteers were very knowledgeable and the house was beautiful. If you like carriages they have two levels and they were interesting to see from the different time periods in history. Also interesting to hear the history of the granger family.

Thank Doug N
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We spent several days in the Rochester-Buffalo area last September and devoted one day to seeing this site and the nearby Sonnenberg Gardens (reviewed separately). We were the only visitors there at the time, and the docent who showed us around (a lively and engaging...More

Thank ellenbee56
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went as a group to view this museum of old carriages and the home of Granger who was man who held the office of Post Master General for the longest tenure.We had an excellent docent who could answer every question and she made the...More

Thank MaryTeresa P
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We went during the week and were the only people there. We met our tour guide and she was very knowledgeable. The house was amazing the style, size, and history all interesting. We had 4 teenagers and they said it was "ok" which is saying...More

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Closed Mondays. Tues, Weds and Sunday 1-5. Thurs and Sat 11-5
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