b"19Seward House Museum Visit the Seward House Museum, the historic home of William Henry Seward and his family. One of the foremost politicians of Nineteenth Century America, Seward served as a New York State Senator, Governor, U.S. Senator, and as Secretary of State for Abraham Lincoln. Seward may be best known for his negotiations to purchase Alaska, then known as Sewards Folly. The knowledgeable staff provides guided Credit: K. Reynoldstours to help you navigate the many fascinating aspects of this beautifully preserved home that houses one of the largest original collections in the United States. SewardHouse.org 20 MacKenzie-ChildsSet on a tranquil farm overlooking Cayuga Lake, MacKenzie-Childs produces world-renowned home furnishings. As you enter the winding brick driveway, youll know you are arriving at a very special place. The dairy barn houses a production studio where today, talented artisans craft handmade, hand decorated majolica pottery, furniture and home furnishings. The public grounds are home to sprawling gardens, Credit: M. McEversa Second-Empire Farmhouse furnished with MacKenzie-Childs designs and a retail shop filled with tableware, home furnishings and gifts.MacKenzie-Childs.comThe Finger Lakes' abundant orchards are delicious destinations for apple picking andcider tasting.FingerLakesTravelNY.com11"