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Historic Albemarle Tours, Somerset Place


Somerset Place State Historic Site

2572 Lake Shore Road
Creswell, NC 27928

252.797.4560
FAX 252.797.4171

HOURS OF OPERATION Open Year Round
Tuesday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed major holidays
Admission Fees: Free / Donations Accepted

 

Website: Somerset Place
Email:
somerset@ncdcr.gov

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ABOUT HISTORIC SOMERSET PLACE
State Historic Site


Somerset Place offers guided tours, including the only interpreted slave hospital in the United States, a hands-on and STEAM educational programming, Visitor’s Center/Gift Shop, bus parking, handicap accessibility, with annual events of Days Gone By (2nd Saturday in June, 10 am-3 pm) and Christmas Open House (1st Sunday in December, 1-4 pm)

Somerset Place Creswell North CarolinaSomerset Place State Historic Site


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ABOUT THE PROGRAMS

Major Program Areas: Antebellum, African American

Education Resources

Guided tours
On-site interpretive activities
Off Site/Outreach Activities
Costumed/period programs
Staff interpreters
Self-guided exhibits
Hands-on activities

School Tour Requirements

Maximum group size limit 100 with some exceptions.
Reservations required
$2.00/participant for hands-on activities (effective May 1, 2014)
1.5 hour guided tour / 2.5 hours educational program tours
Curriculum-based tours for 4-12 students

ABOUT THE FACILITIES

Visitor center
Gift shop
Free parking
Recreational trails (Pettigrew State Park adjacent to site)
Public restrooms
Motorcoach parking
Exhibits
Historic structures

Handicap Accessibility: Visitor Center and Public Restrooms are accessible; site is partially accessible.
Nearest Major Town/City:
Plymouth, NC (30 miles northwest)


VISTOR INFORMATION

Washington County Chamber of Commerce
701 Washington Street
Plymouth, NC 27962
252.793.4804 
252.793.4804
Website: www.washingtoncountygov.com
Email: wcchamber@gotricounty.com


Education Coordinator: Email: Karen Hayes


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Historic Albemarle Tour, Inc.
ADDRESS l Asa Biggs House 100 E. Church St. Williamston, NC 27892 l Phone: 1-800-734-1117
HOURS OF OPERATION l Tuesdays: 8am-12pm Thursdays & Fridays: 8am-4pm


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