Designated a National Historical Landmark Village in 1991, Geneseo is "one of the most remarkably preserved villages in northwestern New York" (source: National Historical Landmarks program).
At Main Street shops & the Village Office, pick up a convenient print "Walking Tour of the Center of the Village," which highlights historical houses & sites along approximately 10 blocks of the Landmark Village. A more extensive booklet, also available at Main Street shops, describes buildings & sites in more detail
Nearby Communities for historical walks include Clifton Springs, Naples, Hornell, Bath, Corning, Elmira, Seneca Falls, Geneva & Auburn. For self-guided tours of historic downtown Rochester (also passing parks & waterfalls, restaurants & shops), go to www.landmarksociety.org/tours