Harrison House Museum
House in 2018
|Location||124 W. Main St., Branford, Connecticut|
|Part of||Canoe Brook Historic District (#02000335)|
|NRHP reference #||75001924|
|Added to NRHP||October 10, 1975|
|Designated CP||April 11, 2002|
The Harrison House, also known as Harrison–Linsley House and Swain-Harrison House, is a historic house museum at 124 West Main Street in Branford, Connecticut, owned by Branford Historical Society It is a classic example of a Connecticut saltbox structure. The original date of erection was given as 1680 in the house's application for listing on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Branford Historical Society dates the house to 1724.
It has period furnishings, local historical items, archives, a barn and a herb garden.
- List of the oldest buildings in Connecticut
- Thomas Harrison House (Branford, Connecticut), which is also NRHP-listed and in Branford
- National Register of Historic Places listings in New Haven County, Connecticut
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Nichols, Frederick D. (1940). "Harrison–Linsley House (supplemental material)" (PDF). Historic American Buildings Survey. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress. p. 1. Retrieved March 3, 2014.
- American Automobile Association (2007). Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island Tour Book. AAA Publishing. p. 38.
- Harrison House Museum & Barn, at Branford Historical Society
- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) No. CT-111, "Harrison–Linsley House, New Haven Turpike, Branford, New Haven County, CT", 2 photos, supplemental material
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