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Walk This Way! with Preservation Chapel Hill: Town & Gown E Franklin St

  • Horace Williams House 610 E Rosemary St Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 United States (map)

Saturday, July 11 @ 10:30 am

Town and Gown on East Franklin Street Walking Tour

Starts from the Horace Williams House

Between Chapel Hill and Carrboro, African Americans created a large community during Reconstruction. The community was home to many successful educators, entrepreneurs, and leaders. During the Civil Rights Movement, this community played an important role in the desegregation of Chapel Hill.

Tour begins at the Horace Williams House (610 E. Rosemary)

Tour is primarily on sidewalks.

Tour is $5 per person (tax included), no reservation necessary.

Free parking is available.