The Breathtaking Mansion In New York You Must Visit This Year
By Christy Articola|Published November 17, 2022
Christy Articola has lived in Colorado since 2013 and considers herself a Centennial State enthusiast and expert through and through. She's based in Denver metro, but over the past decade, she has traveled to every corner, river, village, park, town, and city in the state and continues to explore it deeper and further whenever she can. Christy simply can't get enough of Colorado, and loves sharing all her adventures with you through Only In Your State! She graduated with a degree in journalism from Fordham University and is thrilled to be working as a full time travel writer for this and other sites - she finally found her perfect niche - and is so grateful for that.
If you love historic homes, then you’ll love the Phelps Mansion Museum in Binghamton. This three-floor, Second Empire-style home was built in 1870 as a private home for businessman Sherman David Phelps, founder of the Susquehanna Valley Bank and, later, mayor of the city. He lived in it until he died in 1878 and it stayed in the family until 1889. Since then, it changed hands several times, but today, you can tour this incredible historic home in New York to see how the very wealthy lived during this time period. Read on to learn more.