1820 Colonel Benjamin Stephenson House

1820 Colonel Benjamin Stephenson House

409 S. Buchanan St.
Edwardsville, Illinois 62025

  • Phone: (618) 692-1818
  • Hours:
    Tour Hours:
    January & February
    Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Sunday: Noon - 3 p.m.
    March - December
    Thursday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Sunday: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Groups can schedule a guided tour of the 1820 Colonel Benjamin Stephenson House, a two-story Federal-style brick home with docents dressed in period costumes. The guided tour will also include a demonstration in the kitchen.

The Stephenson House is an important landmark in the establishment of Edwardsville as a center of government as the third oldest city in Illinois. Benjamin Stephenson also played an important role in the emergence of Illinois from a “territory” into the nation’s twenty-first state in 1818.

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  • Restrooms Onsite