All Museums

  • Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm

    Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is a living history museum and fully functioning farm. Historically known as Spring Run Farm, Quiet Valley was continuously farmed from the 1760’s. Through numerous programs, exhibits and tours, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is centered on the education of the public in a creative Read more [...]

  • Historic Hope Plantation

    Restored Federal-era home of North Carolina Governor David Stone (1770-1818), located four miles west of Windsor, NC, the plantation complex offers unique insights into the late 18th- and 19th-century rural life in eastern North Carolina and the South. The centerpiece of the museum complex is the c. 1803 Hope Mansion, Read more [...]

  • Lafayette Durfee House

    1750 This is the home of Col Joseph Durfee who led the Fall River militia during the War for Independence and was frequently visited by the Marquis de Lafayette during this time period. Displays include clothing, furniture, weaponry, medical and surgical instruments and much more.

  • Tryon Palace

    Tryon Palace is known for being North Carolina’s first permanent state capitol, but we’re remembered for capturing imaginations. Walk in the footsteps of colonial governors, stroll through more than 14 acres of beautifully-sculpted gardens, or travel back in time for an interactive experience that blends the 1830s with 21st-century technologies. Read more [...]

  • Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage

    Nearly every facet of Jackson’s life revolved around his mansion at The Hermitage. It served as much as an office, gathering hall and place for entertaining as it did as his home. The Hermitage garden and grounds hold the stories of the livelihood and lifestyle of the Jackson’s family; foremost Read more [...]

  • George Mason’s Gunston Hall

    A visit to Gunston Hall begins in the Visitor Center with an exploration of the center’s exhibits which highlight details of George Mason’s civic career and the lasting influences of his most famous document, The Virginia Declaration of Rights. Exhibits also focus on facets of his personal life as well Read more [...]

  • Atlanta History Center

    The Atlanta History Center is located in one of Atlanta’s most vibrant neighborhoods where the stories, mysteries and crusades of our region thrive. Our 33-acre experience features award-winning exhibitions, historic houses, enchanting gardens, interactive activities and a variety of year-round adult and family programs. Inside and outside of our buildings, Read more [...]