2444 Maple Avenue
Burlington, NC 27215
Phone: (336) 229-5203
Fax: (336) 570-0529
The Burlington City Park is a popular park among the locals. The park is an ideal place to enjoy with your family or bunch of buddies. The park has an amusement space, picnic spots, tennis courts, aquatic facilities and natural streams.
This celebrated historic church is situated on Broad Street in Burlington, North Carolina. It was constructed in 1922, and depicts the Classical Revival style of architecture. A brilliant initiative of the church is its Sunday School, wherein classes are arranged for children across all ages to teach the lessons of the Bible. The Youth Ministry takes special steps towards creating avenues for fellowship, disciple, mission and worship. This church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
The main library in the Alamance County library system, this full service library features an eight panel acrylic painting by local artist Jill Troutman in its 35 foot vaulted entryway and offers numerous children and adult programs.
One of the best presented mill villages in North Carolina, this 105 acre southern mill village was developed by two sons of Edwin M. Holt and consists of a cotton mill complex and an associated worker housing community.
Beautifully renovated historic building that features murals painted on the interior walls that depict the city's history from 1893-1993. Various concerts and events are held here throughout the year.
Located on beautiful Lake Mackintosh, this full service marina and park features a scenic picnic shelter overlooking the lake, as well as a two mile wooded trail for biking and walking. Fishing and boating are available, as well as rental boats.
Magnificent 19th century house museum that depicts the life of pioneer Edwin Michael Hotel through its many period room settings, an audiovisual presentation, and docent hosted tours. The upper floor features rotating and temporary exhibits such as Alamance County quilts, Native American artifacts, 19th century military artifacts, and antique clothing.
Cedarock Historical Farm is a park that showcases 19th Century history. The park contains two farm and other remnants from its historic past. The farm gets it name from the rocky protrusions and the cedar trees in the area.
Covering over 1,100 acres, this beautiful lake offers an array of recreational activities such as fishing and boating, and rental boats and paddle boats are available. A lakeside clubhouse is also on site, as well as a variety of picnic sites and a children's playground.
The Alamance Battleground is the place where the Regulators, a group of rebellious backcountry farmers, fought the militia of led by royal Governor William Tryon. Although the Regulators were thwarted, the spirit of their resentments of unfair taxes and fees by the British Crown never wavered as well as similar strategies were formed when the Colonist fought against the British in the American Revolution. Historic structures like the John Allen House, which was originally built in 1780, still stands and furnished with all the trimmings from the period. Monuments and trails are scattered around and about the area as well.
"A State Historic Site and a Primary Revolutionary War Site", this historic site is the site where Royal Governor William Tryon led the North Carolina militia in battle against the Regulators on May 16, 1771. A 1780 log house used by frontier people on the western fringes of the colony is also located on the grounds; the house contains its original furnishings.
The Springwood Park features a soccer field, a softball field as well as picnic shelters. The visitors are treated to lush greenery and walking enthusiasts can enjoy the well marked walking trails.