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Cupola House

408 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1936
+1 252-482-2637
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Sweet spot of history

Small but worth a stop, the gardens were lovely, and the volunteers friendly! It doesn't take much... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
whidbeycj
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Freeland, Washington
Beautiful Historical House

A must see in Edenton, the Cupola House is absolutely beautiful inside and out. Docents are very... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
elandja
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Apex, North Carolina
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  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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408 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1936
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Small but worth a stop, the gardens were lovely, and the volunteers friendly! It doesn't take much time but interesting.

Thank whidbeycj
Reviewed 9 June 2017

A must see in Edenton, the Cupola House is absolutely beautiful inside and out. Docents are very knowledgable You must get tickets to visit. If you can't visit the inside, still make sure to see the well maintained, lovely gardens.

Thank elandja
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Cupola House is a must see when visiting Edenton. There is a small well taken care of garden that will first grab your attention. The volunteers do a good job of maintaining it. The house was at one point the county library. The restorations...More

Thank NCTraveler2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Cupola House is a prominent fixture just one block up Broad St from the waterfront. There is a beautiful well tended garden that surrounds the property. My pet peeve with most of the historic sites in Edenton also applies to the CH, the lack...More

Thank rjmurphynj12
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Beautifully redone old 1758 home literally saved by the community of Edenton . Volunteer guide was both very knowledgeable and fun. Particularly nice gardens - an Iris in bloom on November 27th!

Thank mariasmomonkent
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We enjoyed our visit to the Cupola House and Ken and James were full of interesting facts and anecdotal information about the house and it's inhabitants. We even got to go up to the cupola (a narrow winding staircase) which offers fantastic views of the...More

Thank Marvin T
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Cupola house is rich in American history! The house is open for tours. You have to go to the visitor center on Broad street to get your tickets first.

Thank seasidenlovinit
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The garden is wonderful and the home is lovely. Very knowledgeable docent and a very enjoyable tour. It is very informative and historic North Carolina

Thank lowerys27
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Some of the oldest dwellings in the state. Well maintained. Surrounded by gardens that feature floral and edible plant of the period. Native plants labeled and provide excellent access for photographs. Be sure to get a layout map of the gardens. Parking nearby. No fee.

Thank Strowd1
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We attended the Easels in the Gardens event which is a fundraiser for the Cupola House held every other year. The docents are very knowledgeable about the house and welcome questions. The gardens are a delight to visit as is the town of Edenton. Easels...More

Thank Bunt42
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