Take a walking tour along Market Street, the heart of the “Vevay Historic District”. You will find beautiful old homes of varying architectural styles,, surrounded by well kept gardens. See the 1840s mansion built by UP Schenck, known as the “Hay King.” Visit the Benjamin Franklin Schenck mansion at the top of Main Cross Street. Now a B&B surrounded by park-like grounds featuring a fountain, gazebo, goldfish pond and grape arbors. Group tours by appointment, or book a room for the night. Visit the historic downtown & experience the flavor of a 19th century river town. On east Market St you will find two wonderful Museums that are open seven days a week. Stop in at the Visitors Center on the corner of Main & Liberty to pick up a walking tour brochure.