People to Meet - City of Burlington Historic District Lincoln, Franklin, Capn. Lawrence, J. F. Cooper, U. S. Grant Where the past is our present to you
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Meet The Titans of Time

E. Union St., flags

Collins-Jones House
ca. 1785
Broad & York Streets
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Since its founding in 1677, the City of Burlington has sheltered a host of the powerful, the spiritual, the rich and the famous. This parade of prominent Presidents, Governors, Senators, Admirals, Generals, Captains, Heroes, Bishops, Founders, and Professors includes:

The names on our historic buildings repeat these names of prominence, from pioneering religious figures, to proud men of letters and educators, to nationally significant politicians including both stubborn Loyalists and stalwart Patriots, to military men of heroic stature.

Come and be moved by the stories of real American historic figures, echoing still down our tree-lined, sun-dappled streets.



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Come experience real American History on our tree-lined, sun-dappled streets.
Over 45 origins of state or national significance... get immersed in “firsts”.
History comes alive as you see and enter the oldest homes, and more.
INSIDE: Maps! Photos! Over 40 Historic Sites dating back over 327 years.
PLUS: Attractions • Fun & Festive Events for Families with Kids • Seniors • Groups

Tour City of Burlington Historic District • Where the past is our present to you
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