The Mansion is an irreplaceable gem in Central New York. The George & Rebecca Barnes Foundation is dedicated to its preservation.

Upcoming Events

Learn more and get tickets by clicking on the events below

  • Mother’s Day Brunch

    Coming soon….

Take a tour

Learn more about the historical significance of The Mansion on James and its place in Central New York history, the Underground Railroad involvement, and the home of the private womens’ club, The Corinthian Club.


The Mansion is always looking for volunteers to help maintain its grounds, work as docents or at events. Contact us if you’re interested.

About George & Rebecca Barnes Foundation

Established as a not-for-profit historical organization to preserve, restore and maintain The Mansion, at 930 James Street, the original home of George and Rebecca Barnes and is devoted to educating CNY about its history and previous owners.