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Horne Creek Farm

. Description:  A site in progress which is trying to reconstruct the physical environment and work cycle of an early 20th century family farm.  Archaeologists are still busy investigating the site and observing staff experiment with different techniques.  Opportunities to participate in daily activities from cutting grass to corn shucking. 
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How to find: 
Address:
308 Horne Creek Farm Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043

Parent Organization:
North Carolina Division of Archives and History
Contacts
Phone 336 325-2298
fax 336 325-3150
e-mail mailto:hornecreek@ncmail.net
URL
Division of Archives and History
www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/horne/horne.htm
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Year Round   10 - 4 10 - 4 10 - 4 10 - 4 10 - 4
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

 As of OCT 2007  Free    Free    
Special Fees: Donations accepted
Additional Group Info:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Small site consisting of a farm house and outbuildings of the 1900-1910 period and visitor center.  Active living history program lets visitors interact with farm family members and even participate in chores.  Archaeologists are sometimes present to investigate the site or observe staff experiment with methods.  Numerous special activities throughout the year.  Guided tours are available if scheduled in advance
Big Events:  Sweethearts (Feb), Puddle Jumpers (Jul), Cornshucking Frolic (Oct) Suggested Stay:
Period 1900-1910 Type of Site Farm
Buildings: farmhouse, outbuildings, visitor center
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic  9 tables
Vending/
Snacks
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name Gift shop    
Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
Trails/Hiking  Nature trail    
Athletic Facilities      
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Nearby Attractions:

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art Gallery
Reynolda House, Museum of American Art House Museum
Old Salem  Museum
Bethabara Historic Park Museum
SciWorks Science
Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com

Cultural

 
Recreational  
Amusement  
Outdoor Recreation  
Pilot Mountain State Park Camping, canoeing, education and events, fishing, picnicking, rock climbing, trails 1792 Pilot Knob Road
Pinnacle NC 27043
336 325-2355
mailto:pilot.mountain@ncmail.net

http://www.ils.unc.edu/parkproject/visit/pimo/do.html
Shopping

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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV
Pilot Mountain State Park 1792 Pilot Knob Park Road Pinnacle, NC 27043 336 325-2355
mailto:pilot.mountain@ncmail.net
http://www.ils.unc.edu/parkproject/
visit/pimo/do.html

Bed & Breakfast

 
Blue Fawn B&B 3052 Siloam Road
Siloam NC 27047
336 374-2064
Pilot Knob - A B&B RR 1
Pinnacle NC 27043
336 325-2502
Flippin's B&B 203 West Main Street
Pilot Mountain NC 27041
336 368-1183
Scenic Overlook 144 Scenic Overlook Lane
Pilot Mountain NC 27041
336 368-9591
Lady Annes's B&B 612 Summit Street
Winston Salem NC 27101
336 724-1074
Mayberry B&B 329 West Pine Street
Mt Airy NC 27030
336 786-2045
Meadowhaven B&B RR 1
Walnut COve NC 27052
336 593-3996
Merritt House B&B 618 North Main Street
Mt Airy NC 27030
336 786-2174
Pine Ridge Inn 2893 West Pine Street
Mt Airy NC 27030
336 789-5034
Southwyck Farm 1070 Southwyck Farm Road
Lawsonville NC 27022
336 593-8006
Hotel/Motel Click Here For Bookings in Pinnacle
Econo Lodge 109 Vesta Drive
King NC 27021
336 983-5600
Ramada Inn Highway 52
Pilot Mountain NC 27041
336 368-2237
Boxwood Motel Highway 601
Yadkinville NC 27055
336 679-8001
Days Inn 5218 Germantown Road
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 744-5755
Green Valley Motel 4170 Patterson Avenue
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 767-2900
Hampton Inn 5719 University Parkway
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 767-9009
Kings Inn 5906 University Parkway
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 377-9131
Motel 6 3810 Patterson Avenue
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 661-1588
Ramada Inn Highway 52
Pilot Mountain NC 27041
336 368-2237
Travel Host of America 4191 Patterson Avenue
Winston Salem NC 27105
336 767-1930
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