4777 S Hwy 62, Burlington North Carolina
This two-story structure was the home of textile pioneer E.M. Holt. The Holt home was completely remodeled by L. Banks Holt in the popular Italianate Revival style after the Civil War. The 19th century house-museum is now furnished with authentic pieces of the period. The upper floor is devoted to rotating and temporary exhibits dealing with aspects of local history, including quilts, Native American artifacts, pottery, antique clothing, antique toys and 19th century military artifacts.
Other History nearby:
(Burlington) Alamance Battleground
(Burlington) Alamance County Historical Museum
(Durham) Bennett Place State Historic Site
(Sedalia) Charlotte Hawkins Brown Memorial Site
(Reidsville) Chiqua-Penn Plantation
(Waterford) Colonial Village
12/02 Coming to The Burlington area
Virginia Pork Festival Emporia VA June12 The Virginia Pork Festival is one of the East Coast's largest food festivals, combines outstanding pork dishes with continuous live music from multiple stages.
John Blue Cotton Festival Laurinburg NC October12-13 Performances on an outdoor stage,vendor area with beautifully displayed crafts, clothing, and artwork, and wonderful food prepared by all of the food vendors.