Directions & Parking

33 South Street Auburn, NY 13021



There is no on-site parking at the Museum due to the Barn and Carriage House Rehabilitation Project.  For more information on the Barn and Carriage House Rehabilitation Project, click here

The Seward House Museum requests that visitors use the Auburn Parking Garage at 1 Lincoln Street. The garage offers free 2-hour parking, after which there is a charge of $1 per hour. Additional parking can be found on Grover Street and William Street.

If arriving by bus, please direct the driver to drop off at 1 Lincoln Street at the entrance of the Equal Rights Heritage Center. Reserved parking is available for buses on Lincoln Street in front of the Equal Rights Heritage Center. 

Accessible entrances to the property include the 33 South Street sidewalk at the front of the main house.

For more parking information, visit

Wayfinding Plan December 2023.pdf



The Seward House Museum is accessible via the Equal Rights Heritage Center at 1 Lincoln Street. Restrooms, amenities, and travel info are available at the Equal Rights Heritage Center. 

If you have any questions regarding parking or wayfinding, please contact the Museum for more information at (315) 252-1283


From the New York State Thruway

Auburn is located 8 miles south of the village of Weedsport, Exit 40 off the New York State Thruway, Interstate 90, approximately 25 miles west of Syracuse, and 50 miles east of Rochester.

Take Route 34 south until you enter the city limits of Auburn. Route 34 becomes North Street until it crosses Genesee Street, at which it changes to South Street. After the next traffic light heading south, with City Hall to the left, the Seward House is located immediately on the right.