Built in 1780 and expanded over the years, this building was home to multiple generations of the Ives family. Its most famous resident is composer Charles Ives, born in the house in 1874.


  • The Ives House (Daniel Case, full citation below)
    The Ives House (Daniel Case, full citation below)
Schling, Dorothy. "The Ives House." U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service. February 18, 1976. Accessed March 05, 2017. https://npgallery.nps.gov/pdfhost/docs/NRHP/Text/76001968.pdf.

Schiff, David. "The Many Faces of Ives." The Atlantic. January 1997. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1997/01/the-many-faces-of-ives/376756/.

Photo credit: Daniel Case:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Charles_Ives_House,_Danbury,_CT.jpg.