This year, the Geneva Historical Society's annual Tour of Homes will showcase the vintage homes of Geneva's North Main Street neighborhood. Featured houses date from the late 19th and early 20th century and include Italianate and Queen Anne-style homes, Craftsman interiors, and a Sears Roebuck catalog house. Eight private residences, the First Baptist Church, the First United Methodist Church, the Smith Opera House and Geneva Free Library will be open for viewing from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 7.
Tickets are $10 in advance and are available at the Geneva Historical Society, Rose Hill Mansion, the Geneva Chamber of Commerce, the area branches of the National Bank of Geneva, and the Geneva offices of the Community Bank and the First Niagara Bank. The day of the tour, tickets will be sold for $12 in the Community Room a the Geneva Free Library, 244 North Main Street. Each ticket stub may also be entered in a drawing to win a $50 gift certificate to Hamilton 258 restaurant. The women of the First Baptist Church will offer a salad buffet lunch at the church from noon until 1:30 p.m. Tickets for lunch are $7.50 and should be purchased by June 6 at the Geneva Historical Society.