Best tours in Rochester

Check out the top tours in Rochester, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Mayowood Mansion
1. Mayowood Mansion
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11 local reviews
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Tam
The Historic Mayowood Mansion is the former home of Doctor Charles H. Mayo, co-founder of the world renowned…
Berni
See where the Mayo Brothers lived their lives! Open for tours and a good area to get away and have some peace…
Eileen
This was the home of Dr. Charles Mayo and is open for tours.
1. Mayowood Mansion
1. Mayowood Mansion
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11 local reviews
Tam
Tam
The Historic Mayowood Mansion is the former home of Doctor Charles H. Mayo, co-founder of the world renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester…
Berni
Berni
See where the Mayo Brothers lived their lives! Open for tours and a good area to get away and have some peace and quiet.
Eileen
Eileen
This was the home of Dr. Charles Mayo and is open for tours.
2. Plummer House
2. Plummer House
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11 local reviews
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Alex + Emily
The house of one of Mayo's first doctors. This is located behind St. Mary's hospital on what is nicknamed Pill…
Richard & Lucy
The area where this house is situation is very pretty and the Plummer house is very important to the Rochester…
Vince
Really cool mansion. Schedule a tour!
2. Plummer House
2. Plummer House
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11 local reviews
Alex + Emily
Alex + Emily
The house of one of Mayo's first doctors. This is located behind St. Mary's hospital on what is nicknamed Pill Hill as all the original…
Richard & Lucy
Richard & Lucy
The area where this house is situation is very pretty and the Plummer house is very important to the Rochester history. This isn't always…
Vince
Vince
Really cool mansion. Schedule a tour!
3. George Eastman Museum
3. George Eastman Museum
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61 local reviews
900 East Ave, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 585-327-4800
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Julie & Patrick
Take a tour of the George Eastman House to learn about Rochester's photography history. Small cafe with…
Lisa
The George Eastman House is the world's oldest museum dedicated to photography and one of the world's oldest…
Ann
Beautiful house! Take a tour. Check out the events going on throughout the year especially the gingerbread…
3. George Eastman Museum
3. George Eastman Museum
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61 local reviews
900 East Ave, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 585-327-4800
Julie & Patrick
Julie & Patrick
Take a tour of the George Eastman House to learn about Rochester's photography history. Small cafe with gelato. See rare and classic films…
Lisa
Lisa
The George Eastman House is the world's oldest museum dedicated to photography and one of the world's oldest film archives. Take a tour of…
Ann
Ann
Beautiful house! Take a tour. Check out the events going on throughout the year especially the gingerbread house display!
4. Mayo Clinic
4. Mayo Clinic
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10 local reviews
1216 2nd Street Southwest, Rochester
(507) 284-2511
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Alex + Emily
Honestly, even if you aren't visiting the Med City because of the Clinic it is still worth seeing. They do…
Kourtney
Be sure to take the free Mayo Clinic tour on Thursdays!
4. Mayo Clinic
4. Mayo Clinic
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10 local reviews
1216 2nd Street Southwest, Rochester
(507) 284-2511
Alex + Emily
Alex + Emily
Honestly, even if you aren't visiting the Med City because of the Clinic it is still worth seeing. They do tours of the historic buildings…
Kourtney
Kourtney
Be sure to take the free Mayo Clinic tour on Thursdays!
5. Genesee Brew House
5. Genesee Brew House
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9 local reviews
25 Cataract St, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(585) 263-9200
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Stephanie
The Genesee Brewing Company is one of the largest and oldest continually operating breweries in the United…
Kirsten
This is a Rochester must try! It's located near High Falls with a stunning view of the falls from the upper…
Gina & Kerry
Genesse Brewery is one of the oldest brewery's. Offers tours. Awesome views of the falls on the Genesse river…
5. Genesee Brew House
5. Genesee Brew House
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9 local reviews
25 Cataract St, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(585) 263-9200
Stephanie
Stephanie
The Genesee Brewing Company is one of the largest and oldest continually operating breweries in the United States. The Brewery makes the…
Kirsten
Kirsten
This is a Rochester must try! It's located near High Falls with a stunning view of the falls from the upper level porch. They have some…
Gina & Kerry
Gina & Kerry
Genesse Brewery is one of the oldest brewery's. Offers tours. Awesome views of the falls on the Genesse river. Opportunity to purchase…
6. Rochester Art Center
6. Rochester Art Center
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9 local reviews
40 Civic Center Drive Southeast, Rochester
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+1 507-282-8629
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Jill
The Rochester Art Center is a contemporary arts center offering exhibitions of local, national and…
6. Rochester Art Center
6. Rochester Art Center
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9 local reviews
40 Civic Center Drive Southeast, Rochester
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+1 507-282-8629
Jill
Jill
The Rochester Art Center is a contemporary arts center offering exhibitions of local, national and international art, as well as tours,…
7. Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
7. Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
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11 local reviews
17 Madison Street, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 585-235-6124
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Marcia
One of the iconic first women of Rochester. Well worth the time to take the tour if you enjoy history and/or…
Ann
Tour of her house. Museum. You can go to the Mt Hope Cemetery to visit her grave, as well as, Frederick…
7. Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
7. Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
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11 local reviews
17 Madison Street, Rochester
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 585-235-6124
Marcia
Marcia
One of the iconic first women of Rochester. Well worth the time to take the tour if you enjoy history and/or politics.
Ann
Ann
Tour of her house. Museum. You can go to the Mt Hope Cemetery to visit her grave, as well as, Frederick Douglass.
8. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
8. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
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18 local reviews
151 Charlotte Street, Canandaigua
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 585-394-4922
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Nancy
Peaceful Gardens, Historical home to tour and sometimes festivals etc.
Jon
Beautiful place to visit and tour the mansion
8. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
8. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
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18 local reviews
151 Charlotte Street, Canandaigua
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 585-394-4922
Nancy
Nancy
Peaceful Gardens, Historical home to tour and sometimes festivals etc.
Jon
Jon
Beautiful place to visit and tour the mansion
9. Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
9. Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
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4 local reviews
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Kourtney
Assisi Heights is the home of the Sister of St. Francis. These sisters were essential to the development of…
Chris
Tours are scheduled most Mondays and Saturdays at 2:00 PM, unless other events or holidays preclude that…
9. Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
9. Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
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4 local reviews
Kourtney
Kourtney
Assisi Heights is the home of the Sister of St. Francis. These sisters were essential to the development of St. Mary's hospital. Guests are…
Chris
Chris
Tours are scheduled most Mondays and Saturdays at 2:00 PM, unless other events or holidays preclude that schedule.
10. Hormel Historic Home
10. Hormel Historic Home
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2 local reviews
Hormel Historic Home, Austin
Closed · Opens Monday 10:00 AM
(507) 433-4243
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Brie
The Hormel Historic Home was the treasured home of George A. and Lillian Hormel, now restored to early 1900's…
10. Hormel Historic Home
10. Hormel Historic Home
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2 local reviews
Hormel Historic Home, Austin
Closed · Opens Monday 10:00 AM
(507) 433-4243
Brie
Brie
The Hormel Historic Home was the treasured home of George A. and Lillian Hormel, now restored to early 1900's splendor and open for tours…
11. Crush Beer & Wine Tours
11. Crush Beer & Wine Tours
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2 local reviews
10 E Main St, Victor
(855) 862-7874
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Anthony
For anyone who loves beer and wine, going to a Crush Beer and Wine Tour is an amazing experience. Crush Beer…
11. Crush Beer & Wine Tours
11. Crush Beer & Wine Tours
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2 local reviews
10 E Main St, Victor
(855) 862-7874
Anthony
Anthony
For anyone who loves beer and wine, going to a Crush Beer and Wine Tour is an amazing experience. Crush Beer and Wine Tours offers…
12. Mount Hope Cemetery
12. Mount Hope Cemetery
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17 local reviews
1133 Mt Hope Ave, Rochester
+1 585-428-7999
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Alan & Kelly
Although it sounds a little creepy - it's a really beautiful place! The Cemetery offers tours on the…
Thomas
This is the first public cemetery and the oldest in Rochester. Includes the graves of Frederick Douglas and…
12. Mount Hope Cemetery
12. Mount Hope Cemetery
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17 local reviews
1133 Mt Hope Ave, Rochester
+1 585-428-7999
Alan & Kelly
Alan & Kelly
Although it sounds a little creepy - it's a really beautiful place! The Cemetery offers tours on the weekends, some of which are regularly…
Thomas
Thomas
This is the first public cemetery and the oldest in Rochester. Includes the graves of Frederick Douglas and Susan B Anthony and many other…