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Tours of the 1774 Alexander Homesite

Guided tours include the 1774 Alexander Rock House, reconstructed log kitchen, springhouse, and a celebratory ringing of the American Freedom Bell. Tours are led by experienced museum docents and the content is appropriate for family audiences. To learn more about the Homesite and what you’ll learn during a guided tour, visit the About – 1774 Alexander Homesite page.

Guided tours last about 60 minutes and are held rain or shine. Tours may be delayed or canceled for thunder, lightning, sleet, or other dangerous inclement weather.

Self-Guided Tours

Regular Museum admission includes access to a Digital Guide to the grounds of the 1774 Homesite for self-guided tours. Self-guided tours do not include access to the interiors of the historic structures.

Guided Tours

Guided tours are offered at 2:00 pm on Thursdays and Fridays and twice a day on Saturdays at 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. Tickets are limited to accommodate the smaller spaces inside the historic structures, and we strongly recommend purchasing them in advance. Guided tours are available for all visitors ages 6+ as an $8.00/person add-on ticket to the daily admission fee. Guided tours are free for children ages 0-5 and Museum members.

Private Group Tours

Private group tours are available by appointment only. Please visit our booking page for availability, and email with any questions.

Virtual group tours may be available for both the 1774 Alexander Rock House and the Historic Siloam School. For pricing and availability, please email

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