2019 House Tour

Date(s) - November 2, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The November House Tour is the Historical Society of Princeton’s signature fall event. Guests on the House Tour explore six private homes in the Princeton community on a self-guided tour. Docents and guiding material provide information about the architecture, history, and interior design elements of each house. Don’t miss the opportunity to see these specimens of Princeton’s architectural heritage, open one day only!

Click here to explore the houses on this year’s Tour.

Please Note:

  • If you wish to purchase a ticket on November 2 while the Tour is underway, here’s how:
    • Purchase a ticket online using the below registration form during the tour from anywhere. Show your emailed confirmation to the cashier at any of the houses for entry (please check your Spam, Junk, or Promotions folders if you do not immediately receive the confirmation email).
    • Purchase a ticket in-person with cash, check, or credit card at Updike Farmstead (354 Quaker Road). Updike Farmstead has free, accessible parking and is five minutes from the start of the Tour.
    • Purchase a ticket in-person with cash or check outside Princeton’s municipal building, 400 Witherspoon Street, until 2:00 pm. The municipal building has free, accessible parking and is less than five minutes from the start of the Tour.
    • Tickets will not be available to purchase at any of the houses on the Tour (except if you purchase online on your smart device while standing outside!).
  • All tickets purchased the day of the Tour are $50.
  • House Tour attendees must be 12 and older.
  • All houses are private residences and may present barriers to accessibility.
  • There are no refunds.

Please note: Alexander Road will be closed at the D&R Canal for the duration of the Tour. You can get into Princeton using Route 1, getting off at Harrison Street or Washington Road. Alternatively, you can get into Princeton via Quaker Road, Princeton Pike, or 206.

Proceeds from the House Tour support HSP’s collections and programs.


Bookings are closed for this event.