Historic Stagville

Visit Historic Stagville

Historic Stagville is a state historic site that includes the remnants of the one of the largest plantations in North Carolina. The Bennehan-Cameron family owned approximately 30,000 acres of land, and claimed ownership over about 900 people who were enslaved on this property. Stagville protects a fraction of the land from that plantation, including original slave quarters (1851), a massive barn (1860), and a Bennehan family house (1787-1799). Stagville is dedicated to teaching about the lives and work of enslaved people on the plantation.

Plan Your Visit

Location and Hours

Historic Stagville
5828 Old Oxford Highway
Durham, N.C. 27712

Tuesday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday, and most major holidays
Admission to the site and self guided tours are free. Guided tours are $2 for adults and $1 for children and seniors.


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