The Journey Through Time Lantern Tour is a 90-minute walk through three hundred years of Madison’s history. Visitors will peek into glowing historic structures and discover the personal and cultural stories at the heart of Madison history. The visits of General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette will be covered as well as little-known facts about the historic properties. Did you know that a home on the Boston Post Road was nicknamed “the honeymoon house” because newlyweds lived in part of the house while their own homes were under construction? Did you know that young Ted Roosevelt, the president’s son, is reputed to have slid down a banister in one of Madison’s most handsome homes?