Following paint microanalysis in 2000, the building's exterior was stripped and repainted to its 1866 color scheme in 2002 and 2003. A
Historic Structures Report is currently in process for completion by fall 2005. Seward House was designated in April 2004 by Heritage New York as one of twenty-four sites on the Underground Railroad Heritage Trail.
Seward House is open to visitors February 1 - June 30 and mid-October -
December 31 from 1 - 4 p.m., Tuesday - Saturday. During the summer
months, July 1 - mid-October, the hours are extended to 10 a.m. - 4
p.m., Tuesday - Saturday and 1 - 4 p.m. on Sundays. We are closed for
the month of January. For more information on the Seward family and
Seward House, please see our website www.sewardhouse.org.