Ithaca History Tours is a local business dedicated to providing fun, interactive, and educational tours about the history, legends, and lore of Ithaca, New York.
Enjoy a stroll through the history of downtown Ithaca on one of our tours led by a knowledgeable and friendly guide. Get to know Pearl White, the famous silent movie actress often seen around Ithaca during the town's silent movie era. Hear stories about the typhoid epidemic that wreaked havoc in the early 1900s. Find out how Ithaca's Moral Society of the early 1800s dealt with rowdy residents. Learn about the Cayuga Lake monster, who or what haunts the State Theater, the 1960s UFO rage in Tompkins county, and much more.