10 New York City Mansions That Are Worth A Visit

1 | Morris-Jumel Mansion | Located in what is now Roger Morris Park in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City, stands the oldest house in the borough, the Morris-Jumel Mansion. First built by British military officer Roger Morris in 1765 where he and his wife, Mary Philipse Morris, lived until the Revolutionary War 10 years later in 1775.