In the late 19th Century, noted attorney Joseph Choate had an architectural firm design his dream "cottage" for his family's summer retreats. A 44 room country estate - Naumkeag was created with a Gilded Age style offering a panoramic view. You can tour the house and admire the antique decor and period pieces. Naumkeag is also known for its beautiful gardens. Take an audio guide for a self-guided stroll through the gorgeous gardens and see the Afternoon Garden, the Chinese Garden, the Rose Garden, and more.