Guided Tour: From Civil War to Civil Rights at Historic Edenton

Event Description

This guided tour will focus on African American life in Edenton starting in the days before emancipation and ending during the quest for civil rights. The tour will also focus on prominent black leaders, businessmen, and educators from both Edenton and the surrounding Albemarle region. This program is expected to last around an hour and will cost $2.50 per person.
Currently this program is limited to seven individuals. People interested in this tour should R.S.V.P by calling Erica at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site’s visitor center at 252-482-2637 or emailing

Groups larger than seven who wish to attend this program should call the site’s visitor center so proper arrangements can be made.

The program will begin at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site’s visitor center located on 108 North Broad Street, Edenton, NC, 27932 on the times and dates posted in this event.

Tour dates are as follows:


Feb 16                      11AM

Feb 23                     11AM


June 15                    3PM

August 24                3PM

October 12               3PM