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List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Tompkins County, New York

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Tompkins County, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in a map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates". One property, Morrill Hall, is further designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.


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Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 William Austin House
William Austin House
02002-07-19July 19, 2002
(#02000798)
34 Seneca St.
42°32′40″N 76°40′01″W / 42.544444°N 76.666944°W / 42.544444; -76.666944 (William Austin House)
Trumansburg
2 Bailey Hall
Bailey Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003113)
Cornell University campus
42°26′58″N 76°28′50″W / 42.449444°N 76.480556°W / 42.449444; -76.480556 (Bailey Hall)
Ithaca
3 Rufus and Flora Bates House
Rufus and Flora Bates House
02010-08-29August 29, 2010
(#10000595)
107 Giles St.
42°26′18″N 76°29′33″W / 42.438333°N 76.4925°W / 42.438333; -76.4925 (Rufus and Flora Bates House)
Ithaca
4 Boardman House
Boardman House
01971-05-06May 6, 1971
(#71000559)
120 E. Buffalo St.
42°25′01″N 76°27′31″W / 42.416944°N 76.458611°W / 42.416944; -76.458611 (Boardman House)
Ithaca
5 Caldwell Hall
Caldwell Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003117)
Cornell University campus
42°26′58″N 76°28′43″W / 42.449444°N 76.478611°W / 42.449444; -76.478611 (Caldwell Hall)
Ithaca
6 Hermon Camp House
Hermon Camp House
01973-12-04December 4, 1973
(#73001279)
Camp St.
42°32′19″N 76°39′42″W / 42.538611°N 76.661667°W / 42.538611; -76.661667 (Hermon Camp House)
Trumansburg
7 Cascadilla School Boathouse
Cascadilla School Boathouse
01991-10-04October 4, 1991
(#91001498)
S. shore of Cayuga Lake at the mouth of Fall Cr., Stewart Park
42°27′37″N 76°30′33″W / 42.460278°N 76.509167°W / 42.460278; -76.509167 (Cascadilla School Boathouse)
Ithaca
8 Luther Clarke House
Luther Clarke House
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003119)
39 W. Main St.
42°29′25″N 76°18′03″W / 42.490278°N 76.300833°W / 42.490278; -76.300833 (Luther Clarke House)
Dryden
9 Clinton Hall
Clinton Hall
01988-07-07July 7, 1988
(#88001019)
108-114 N. Cayuga St.
42°26′23″N 76°30′00″W / 42.439722°N 76.5°W / 42.439722; -76.5 (Clinton Hall)
Ithaca
10 Clinton House
Clinton House
01971-08-12August 12, 1971
(#71000560)
116 N. Cayuga St.
42°26′25″N 76°29′58″W / 42.440278°N 76.499444°W / 42.440278; -76.499444 (Clinton House)
Ithaca
11 Comstock Hall
Comstock Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003122)
235 Garden Avenue, Cornell University campus
42°26′58″N 76°28′44″W / 42.4494°N 76.4790°W / 42.4494; -76.4790 (Comstock Hall)
Ithaca Now known as the Computing and Communications Center.
12 Cornell Heights Historic District
Cornell Heights Historic District
01989-09-14September 14, 1989
(#89001205)
Roughly bounded by Kline Rd., Highland Ave., Brock Ln., Triphammer Rd., Fall Creek, Stewart Ave., and Needham Pl.
42°27′18″N 76°29′13″W / 42.455°N 76.486944°W / 42.455; -76.486944 (Cornell Heights Historic District)
Cayuga Heights and Ithaca
13 De Witt Park Historic District
De Witt Park Historic District
01971-10-26October 26, 1971
(#71000561)
A square bounded roughly by properties fronting on E. Buffalo, E. Court, N. Cayuga, and N. Tioga Sts.
42°26′30″N 76°29′53″W / 42.441667°N 76.498056°W / 42.441667; -76.498056 (De Witt Park Historic District)
Ithaca
14 Deke House
Deke House
01991-01-11January 11, 1991
(#90002144)
13 South Ave.
42°26′40″N 76°29′16″W / 42.444444°N 76.487778°W / 42.444444; -76.487778 (Deke House)
Ithaca
15 Dennis–Newton House Upload image
02016-09-06September 6, 2016
(#16000590)
421 N. Albany St.
Coordinates missing
Ithaca First black fraternity house in the U.S.; Alpha Phi Alpha used this 1870 house when established at Cornell in 1905
16 District No. 2 School, Caroline and Dryden
District No. 2 School, Caroline and Dryden
02005-01-05January 5, 2005
(#04001453)
2670 Slaterville Rd.
42°23′40″N 76°21′00″W / 42.394444°N 76.35°W / 42.394444; -76.35 (District No. 2 School, Caroline and Dryden)
Slaterville Springs
17 District Number 7 School
District Number 7 School
02004-11-30November 30, 2004
(#04000701)
Mill Rd. at the Park
42°18′15″N 76°15′12″W / 42.304167°N 76.253333°W / 42.304167; -76.253333 (District Number 7 School)
Speedsville
18 Dryden District School No. 5
Dryden District School No. 5
01994-11-04November 4, 1994
(#94001282)
1756 Hanshaw Rd.
42°28′26″N 76°25′53″W / 42.473889°N 76.431389°W / 42.473889; -76.431389 (Dryden District School No. 5)
Dryden
19 Dryden Historic District
Dryden Historic District
01984-06-15June 15, 1984
(#84003921)
Roughly bounded by E. Main, James, Lake and South Sts.
42°29′21″N 76°17′46″W / 42.489167°N 76.296111°W / 42.489167; -76.296111 (Dryden Historic District)
Dryden
20 East Hill Historic District
East Hill Historic District
01986-08-14August 14, 1986
(#86001652)
Roughly bounded by Cascadilla Creek, Eddy St., Six Mile Creek, and Aurora St.
42°22′27″N 76°29′11″W / 42.374167°N 76.486389°W / 42.374167; -76.486389 (East Hill Historic District)
Ithaca
21 East Robert Hall
East Robert Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003178)
Cornell University campus
42°26′55″N 76°28′42″W / 42.448611°N 76.478333°W / 42.448611; -76.478333 (East Robert Hall)
Ithaca Building demolished, shown here with Roberts Hall and Stone Hall
22 Ellis Methodist Episcopal Church
Ellis Methodist Episcopal Church
01993-05-27May 27, 1993
(#93000443)
Ellis Hollow Rd.
42°25′00″N 76°23′00″W / 42.416667°N 76.383333°W / 42.416667; -76.383333 (Ellis Methodist Episcopal Church)
Ellis Hollow
23 Enfield Falls Mill and Miller's House
Enfield Falls Mill and Miller's House
01979-02-25February 25, 1979
(#79001637)
SW of Ithaca in Robert H. Treman State Park
42°24′05″N 76°35′26″W / 42.401389°N 76.590556°W / 42.401389; -76.590556 (Enfield Falls Mill and Miller's House)
Ithaca
24 Fernow Hall
Fernow Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003183)
Cornell University campus
42°26′55″N 76°28′33″W / 42.448611°N 76.475833°W / 42.448611; -76.475833 (Fernow Hall)
Ithaca
25 First Presbyterian Church of Ulysses
First Presbyterian Church of Ulysses
01999-06-03June 3, 1999
(#99000669)
Main St.
42°32′29″N 76°39′34″W / 42.541389°N 76.659444°W / 42.541389; -76.659444 (First Presbyterian Church of Ulysses)
Trumansburg
26 Forest Home Historic District
Forest Home Historic District
01998-08-06August 6, 1998
(#98000999)
Roughly along NY392
42°27′06″N 76°28′11″W / 42.451667°N 76.469722°W / 42.451667; -76.469722 (Forest Home Historic District)
Forest Home
27 Groton High School
Groton High School
01992-07-24July 24, 1992
(#92000953)
177 Main St.
42°35′17″N 76°22′00″W / 42.588056°N 76.366667°W / 42.588056; -76.366667 (Groton High School)
Groton
28 Nicoll Halsey House and Halseyville Archeological Sites
Nicoll Halsey House and Halseyville Archeological Sites
01993-06-24June 24, 1993
(#93000504)
Address Restricted
42°31′50″N 76°38′15″W / 42.530556°N 76.6375°W / 42.530556; -76.6375 (Nicoll Halsey House and Halseyville Archeological Sites)
Halseyville
29 Hayt's Chapel and Schoolhouse
Hayt's Chapel and Schoolhouse
02005-12-22December 22, 2005
(#05001453)
1296-1298 Trumansburg Rd.
42°28′08″N 76°32′43″W / 42.468889°N 76.545278°W / 42.468889; -76.545278 (Hayt's Chapel and Schoolhouse)
Ithaca
30 Indian Fort Road Site Upload image
01983-09-30September 30, 1983
(#83001810)
Address Restricted
Trumansburg
31 Ithaca Downtown Historic District
Ithaca Downtown Historic District
02005-02-09February 9, 2005
(#05000018)
E. and W. State, N & S Cayuga, N. Aurora, N. Tioga Sts.
42°26′23″N 76°29′53″W / 42.439722°N 76.498056°W / 42.439722; -76.498056 (Ithaca Downtown Historic District)
Ithaca
32 Ithaca Pottery Site Upload image
01979-07-17July 17, 1979
(#79001635)
Address Restricted
Ithaca
33 Jennings-Marvin House
Jennings-Marvin House
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003184)
9 Library St.
42°29′30″N 76°17′59″W / 42.491667°N 76.299722°W / 42.491667; -76.299722 (Jennings-Marvin House)
Dryden
34 Lacy-Van Vleet House
Lacy-Van Vleet House
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003187)
45 W. Main St.
42°29′25″N 76°18′07″W / 42.490278°N 76.301944°W / 42.490278; -76.301944 (Lacy-Van Vleet House)
Dryden
35 Lehigh Valley Railroad Station
Lehigh Valley Railroad Station
01974-12-31December 31, 1974
(#74001311)
W. Buffalo St. and Taughannock Blvd.
42°26′28″N 76°30′41″W / 42.441111°N 76.511389°W / 42.441111; -76.511389 (Lehigh Valley Railroad Station)
Ithaca
36 Llenroc
Llenroc
01980-04-16April 16, 1980
(#80002781)
100 Cornell Ave.
42°26′48″N 76°29′32″W / 42.446667°N 76.492222°W / 42.446667; -76.492222 (Llenroc)
Ithaca Home of Ezra Cornell
37 Methodist Episcopal Church
Methodist Episcopal Church
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003189)
2 North St.
42°29′26″N 76°17′51″W / 42.490556°N 76.2975°W / 42.490556; -76.2975 (Methodist Episcopal Church)
Dryden
38 Morrill Hall, Cornell University
Morrill Hall, Cornell University
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
(#66000576)
Cornell University campus
42°26′55″N 76°29′08″W / 42.448611°N 76.485556°W / 42.448611; -76.485556 (Morrill Hall, Cornell University)
Ithaca
39 Newfield Covered Bridge
Newfield Covered Bridge
02000-02-25February 25, 2000
(#00000095)
Covered Bridge St.
42°21′47″N 76°35′27″W / 42.363056°N 76.590833°W / 42.363056; -76.590833 (Newfield Covered Bridge)
Newfield
40 Rice Hall
Rice Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003190)
Cornell University campus
42°26′53″N 76°28′28″W / 42.448056°N 76.474444°W / 42.448056; -76.474444 (Rice Hall)
Ithaca
41 Roberts Hall
Roberts Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003191)
Cornell University campus
42°26′55″N 76°28′44″W / 42.448611°N 76.478889°W / 42.448611; -76.478889 (Roberts Hall)
Ithaca Building which no longer exists
42 Rockwell House
Rockwell House
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003192)
52 W. Main St.
42°29′26″N 76°18′10″W / 42.490556°N 76.302778°W / 42.490556; -76.302778 (Rockwell House)
Dryden
43 Rogues' Harbor Inn
Rogues' Harbor Inn
02009-08-26August 26, 2009
(#09000657)
2079 E. Shore Dr.
42°32′16″N 76°30′20″W / 42.537769°N 76.505464°W / 42.537769; -76.505464 (Rogues' Harbor Inn)
Lansing
44 St. James AME Zion Church
St. James AME Zion Church
01982-07-22July 22, 1982
(#82003407)
116-118 Cleveland Ave.
42°26′16″N 76°30′18″W / 42.437778°N 76.505°W / 42.437778; -76.505 (St. James AME Zion Church)
Ithaca
45 St. John's Episcopal
St. John's Episcopal
02000-11-22November 22, 2000
(#00001407)
1504 Seventy Six Rd.
42°18′10″N 76°15′16″W / 42.302778°N 76.254444°W / 42.302778; -76.254444 (St. John's Episcopal)
Speedsville
46 St. Thomas Episcopal Church
St. Thomas Episcopal Church
01995-04-20April 20, 1995
(#95000458)
2740 Slaterville Rd. (NY 79)
42°23′39″N 76°20′44″W / 42.394167°N 76.345556°W / 42.394167; -76.345556 (St. Thomas Episcopal Church)
Slaterville Springs
47 Second Baptist Society of Ulysses
Second Baptist Society of Ulysses
02001-12-28December 28, 2001
(#01001381)
1 Congress St.
42°32′35″N 76°39′45″W / 42.543056°N 76.6625°W / 42.543056; -76.6625 (Second Baptist Society of Ulysses)
Trumansburg
48 Second Tompkins County Courthouse
Second Tompkins County Courthouse
01971-03-18March 18, 1971
(#71000562)
121 E. Court St.
42°26′31″N 76°32′48″W / 42.441944°N 76.546667°W / 42.441944; -76.546667 (Second Tompkins County Courthouse)
Ithaca
49 Southworth House Upload image
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003193)
14 North St.
42°29′32″N 76°17′52″W / 42.492222°N 76.297778°W / 42.492222; -76.297778 (Southworth House)
Dryden
50 Southworth Library
Southworth Library
01984-06-08June 8, 1984
(#84003195)
24 W. Main St.
42°29′26″N 76°17′58″W / 42.490556°N 76.299444°W / 42.490556; -76.299444 (Southworth Library)
Dryden
51 State Theater
State Theater
01996-06-14June 14, 1996
(#96000613)
107-119 W. State St.
42°26′21″N 76°29′59″W / 42.439167°N 76.499722°W / 42.439167; -76.499722 (State Theater)
Ithaca
52 Stone Hall
Stone Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003860)
Cornell University campus
42°26′55″N 76°28′46″W / 42.448611°N 76.479444°W / 42.448611; -76.479444 (Stone Hall)
Ithaca Building which no longer exists
53 Telluride House
Telluride House
02011-02-22February 22, 2011
(#11000042)
217 West Ave.
42°26′46″N 76°29′13″W / 42.446111°N 76.486944°W / 42.446111; -76.486944 (Telluride House)
Ithaca
54 US Post Office-Ithaca
US Post Office-Ithaca
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002514)
213 N. Tioga St.
42°26′28″N 76°29′48″W / 42.441111°N 76.496667°W / 42.441111; -76.496667 (US Post Office-Ithaca)
Ithaca
55 West Dryden Methodist Episcopal Church
West Dryden Methodist Episcopal Church
01991-08-09August 9, 1991
(#91001029)
Jct. of W. Dryden and Sheldon Rds.
42°31′02″N 76°24′54″W / 42.517222°N 76.415°W / 42.517222; -76.415 (West Dryden Methodist Episcopal Church)
Dryden
56 Andrew Dickson White House
Andrew Dickson White House
01973-12-04December 4, 1973
(#73001278)
27 East Ave.
42°26′54″N 76°28′57″W / 42.448333°N 76.4825°W / 42.448333; -76.4825 (Andrew Dickson White House)
Ithaca
57 Wing Hall
Wing Hall
01984-09-24September 24, 1984
(#84003204)
Cornell University campus
42°26′49″N 76°28′19″W / 42.446944°N 76.471944°W / 42.446944; -76.471944 (Wing Hall)
Ithaca

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Strand Theatre Upload image
01979 1979
(#79001636)
01999 1999
310 E. State St.
Ithaca

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