Dean College is a private college offering associate degrees in 15 majors and baccalaureate degrees in 5 majors. This Franklin college offers personalized learning services for students with various learning styles and skills. The campus of Dean College is a historic structure with buildings raised in classical revival style, Eastlake style and Queen Anne style. The college opened its gates in 1866 and the first class had 44 attending students.
Franklin Common Historic District is a historical area of Franklin comprising Main Street, High Street, Union Street, Pleasant Street and Church Square. This historical area of Franklin was founded in 1787 and in 2005 was submitted to the National Register of Historic Places.
Red Brick School is one of the oldest one-room schools in the United States and in present is no longer used, although it had been used for 175 years. The name of the school is inspired by the red bricks of the building, that were brought from Boston. Seeing such an old educational institution is mandatory.