Victorian Home Tour

The Batavia Cemetery Association will hold a Victorian Home Tour on Sunday, May 17th, 2015 from 1-4 p.m. The interior home tour will feature some of Batavia’s finest examples of Victorian architecture on Ellicott Avenue, Ross and Summit Streets. The houses range in age from 1862-1899. The tour starts at the Historic Batavia Cemetery on Harvester Avenue at 12:30 p.m.

Tickets are $25 and may be purchased online at bataviacemetery.com, in person at T-Shirts, Etc., Center Street, Batavia (after April 1st) or by calling (585) 507-6524. Any remaining tickets may be purchased at the cemetery the day of the tour, however advance purchase is recommended as a limited number will be sold. No children under the age of 12 please.

All proceeds benefit the upkeep and restoration of the Historic Batavia Cemetery which was founded in 1823 and was listed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places in 2002.

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About Derek Maxfield

Associate Professor of History Genesee Community College
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