Guided Victoiran tours by appoinment. Tour bus step on guide service available. 
TOUR Bus, groups two or more. Victorian Homes-Churches &  Mark Twain Study 
         Elmira, NY                     Finger Laked Region

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7 Days a week! 2-50 $12. per.
Group rates available!
Neighborhood  information.

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Welcome to

 Historic Near Westside

Elmira, NY Finger Lakes Region

Click on photos below for history of
the resident

Dom Sgro on youtube.

More history below. Sgro Brothers CLICK on PHOTO.

Tour information

Private tour (2 and up)
Bus Tours
Mark Twain's Study, Mark Twain Exhibit, & graveside

Visit inside Victorian homes and have 
lunch. Busses welcomed for lunch.

Phone 607-732-1436

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BELOW PHOTO at the Arthur Clinton House 

Click on photo for historical information on the study. 

One minute video.

Click photo below for Mark Twain's Legacy in Elmira, New York.

For a private tour of the Mark Twain Study-Exhibit--Graveside 


to our
VICTORIAN in the snow!

BELOW video "Victorian's in the Snow" enjoy!

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Right photo of Mark Twain's dentist office Church St Near Westside Neighborhood Elmira, NY

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Click kon photo below for more history on Samuel Clemens Study.

Tourist on TOUR

Busses welcomed, step on tour guide available, lunch in our historic district at Horigan's Tavern located in the heart of our national historic district!


Visiting "The Park Church" Mark Twain's wife's family church. circa 1853

BELOW PHOTO visiting the Hoffman House circa 1832.

Boosting the largest concentration
of Victorian home architectural styles!

Welcome to the
"Gilded Age" (coined by Mark Twain)
Historic Near Westside Neighborhood.

The Mark Twain Study
on the grounds of Elmira College Campus

are decorated both inside, and out, so that the homes can be for everyone's enjoyment.

Tours from 2 people or MORE!
We fit your schedule!

Visiting Mark Twain and family graveside

Tour information

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Tour the 




On the grounds of Elmira 

College Campus

When available. Advanced reservation off season.

TOUR the Mark Twain Study go HERE FOR INFORMATION!

Visit the Mark Twain Study

Below video of the
Historic Near Westside Neighborhood.


 Mark Twain's head!
(He would like that line)

His memorial bronze profile was stolen at his graveside at our city cemetery Woodlawn Cemetery.   WE GOT IT BACK!

Below our local newspaper story. 

Click on photo below for more Samuel Clemens history. " Happy Birthday Mark Twain; Huck Finn Author Born 176 Years Ago Today"

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Elmira NY

Click on photos below to enlarge. Touring the Mark Twain Study!