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

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



Town and Gown on East Franklin St.

Starts at the Horace Williams House

Explore beautiful Franklin Street and learn about how the village of Chapel Hill and the University of North Carolina developed and grew together over the centuries. Franklin Street is part of the Chapel Hill National Historic District and the Franklin-Rosemary Local Historic District.  

All walking tours are $5 (sales tax included) per person and  last approximately 60 to 90 minutes. 

Please dress appropriately for the weather and uneven ground. If it is raining at a tour's scheduled start time, it will be cancelled. 

Reservations are not required. If you would like to schedule a tour please contact us at 919-942-7818 or