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If you like Southern History, this is one place you might like. It is fairly new compared to other... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Betty E
Hillsborough, North Carolina
Sunday drive

Small area thats great for a weekend afternoon drive or walk through. Museum is open limited hours... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Kerry M
Burlington, North Carolina
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5 days ago
2 Oct 2018
“Sunday drive”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2362 Glencoe St, Burlington, NC 27217-8860
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you like Southern History, this is one place you might like. It is fairly new compared to other places but at the same time interesting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Betty E
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Small area thats great for a weekend afternoon drive or walk through. Museum is open limited hours on weekends.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kerry M
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Went with the Senior Group in May for a Mother's Day Tea. Enjoyed all the old fashioned ice boxes, tea sets, dolls and the old mill village houses. All the houses have been brought back to their original beauty. Amazing how people worked and lived...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Mary4327
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Old Glencoe is well known to artists as a spot to recreate on canvas, but the riverside has been cleaned up and is a beautiful spot to relax and spend quiet time (a great picnic spot) with family and friends. Where the rivers converge is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Ed M
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Enjoyed worth the visit. Take the time to go as you will be brought back in time to see how it really was.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rod S
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This mill village has been restored and the homes are occupied by new owners. The Company Store is still there and looks as if one day they left and it remains untouched. Nice kayak/canoe launching area along the Haw River Trail which runs beside the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Sandy B
Reviewed December 24, 2016

We thought this would be a great stop on our drive and we were not able to find it. We found the town and there was not even a place to stop and explore. So much for a break from driving! Very disappointing.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Barbara A
Reviewed December 15, 2016

We had a guided tour after our Author's Writing Group. We enjoyed watching the exhibit and demonstration of hosiery manufacturing in "days gone by." Jane H.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jane H
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Have been here several times. The first time it was only the old mill houses and nothing was at the mill yet. The last time I went, there was a couple of buildings you could walk through that show the way the places looked originally....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Debbie S
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Really interesting place to visit and beautiful scenery along the river by the dam. Lovely walk through the village with notices detailing buildings etc

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 39jane39
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