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  • Dentzel Menagerie Carousel 336-222-5030
    South Church Street, City Park
    Built by the Dentzel Carousel Company in 1910, this beautiful carousel is the centerpiece of the 76 acre City Park and is one of only 14 Dentzel Menagerie Carousels that... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Alamance County Historical Museum 336-226-8254
    4777 South NC 62, Burlington, NC 27215
    Magnificent 19th century house museum that depicts the life of pioneer Edwin Michael Hotel through its many period room settings, an audiovisual presentation, and docent... more info  map

  • Historic Depot, The 336-222-5030
    200 South Main Street, Burlington, NC 27215
    Downtown Burlington
    Beautifully renovated historic building that features murals painted on the interior walls that depict the city's history from 1893-1993. Various concerts and events... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Alamance Battleground State Historic Site 336-227-4785
    5803 South NC 62, Burlington, NC 27215
    "A State Historic Site and a Primary Revolutionary War Site", this historic site is the site where Royal Governor William Tryon led the North Carolina militia in battle... more info  map

  • Cedarock Historical Farm 336-570-6760
    4242 Cedarock Historical Park Road, Burlington, NC 27215
    Cedarock Park
    The original site of the Garrett farm, this historic farm lies on 414 acres and features beautifully restored buildings, numerous livestock, and demonstrations of... more info  map

  • Glencoe Mill Village 919-755-2250
    620 River Road, Burlington, NC 27215
    One of the best presented mill villages in North Carolina, this 105 acre southern mill village was developed by two sons of Edwin M. Holt and consists of a cotton mill... more info

Libraries & Research Centers

  • May Memorial Library 336-229-3588
    342 South Spring Street, Burlington, NC 27215
    The main library in the Alamance County library system, this full service library features an eight panel acrylic painting by local artist Jill Troutman in its 35 foot... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Textile Heritage Museum 336-260-0038
    2406 Glencoe Street, Burlington, NC 27217
    Located at the 1880's Glencoe Mill Village, this "museum highlights the textile history of Alamance County, the Piedmont, and beyond." It is open on Saturdays and... more info

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Burlington City Park 336-222-5030
    South Church Street and Overbrook Road
    Popular local park that features a year round aquatics center, walking tracks, five softball fields, amusement rides, and a 12 court lighted tennis complex. more info  map

  • Fairchild Park 336-222-5119
    Off of Cloverdale Street
    Nestled on ten acres of sprawling grounds, this park features a three court tennis complex, two children's playgrounds, two adult softball fields, and two open picnic... more info  map

Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • GlenMarie Vineyards & Winery 336-578-3938
    1838 Johnson Road, Burlington, NC 27217
    Located on the glens of Mebane-Graham Lake, GlenMarie Vineyards & Winery specializes in dry red and white wines and semi-sweet and sweet wines. more info


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