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Open house tours in the Buffalo-Niagara area

The Darwin Martin House is the starting point for the Parkside Tour of Homes
The Darwin Martin House is the starting point for the Parkside Tour of Homes

Interested in visiting some of the historic homes in Buffalo-Niagara? Three upcoming home tours will be showcasing historical homes that are in various stages of restoration – a great way to learn about Buffalo-Niagara through its residential architecture.

Historic Linwood Tour of Homes – Sunday, May 4th from noon to 5 p.m. along Linwood Ave.; this year’s theme is “Streetscape of Buffalo History.” The tour features 10 homes built between 1860 and 1920, having undergone extensive restoration and some of which have become multiple-unit residences; also part of the tour is the Summer Street Cat Clinic, which is a converted carriage house. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the tour – find out more at Historic Linwood’s website.

Parkside Tour of Homes – Sunday, May 18th from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Parkside area featuring 10 homes. The event is held rain or shine, and the tour is not for children under 12; the self-guided tour begins at the Darwin Martin House, 125 Jewett Pkwy. Tickets are $20 in advance, $30 the day of the tour ($5 discount for Parkside Community Association members) – find out more at

Lewiston Tour of Kitchens and Homes – Saturday and Sunday, June 7th and 8th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Six homes in the area will feature a chef from a local restaurant offering samples of a signature dish, plus professionally designed tablescapes. Tickets are $27 and are available at; Wegmans locations around the area are also selling ticket vouchers now.

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