State Historic Site
2572 Lake Shore Road
Creswell, NC 27928
P: (252) 797-4560
F: (252) 797-4171
Open Year Round
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed major holidays
Crafts & Crops Day!
Days Gone By
(2nd Sat in June, 10 am-3 pm)
Christmas Open House
(1st Sun in Dec, 1-4 pm)
Visit Somerset Place Exhibits
Historic Travel Sites
About 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).
ABOUT THE PROGRAMS
Major Program Areas: Antebellum, African American
On-site interpretive activities
Off Site/Outreach Activities
School Tour Requirements
Maximum group size limit 100 with some exceptions
$2/participant for hands-on activities
1.5 hour guided tour
2.5 hours educational program tours
Curriculum-based tours for 4-12 students
ABOUT THE FACILITIES
Recreational trails (Pettigrew State Park adjacent to site)
Handicap Accessibility: Visitor Center and Public Restrooms are accessible; site is partially accessible.
Nearest Major Town/City: Plymouth, NC (30 miles northwest)