1200 Benvenue Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Phone: (252) 972-9400
Fax: (252) 442-3529
Calvary Episcopal Church dates back to the 1800s and was established by Reverend Joseph Blount Cheshire. The National Register of Historic Places added this church to its books in 1971. A good aspect is the numerous opportunities that they offer to be involved in activities like committees, outreaches, groups, missions to foreign nations, ministries, and similar activities which would enhance the overall well being of the community. Visitors to the township of Tarboro should definitely add this to their itinerary.
An "All American Rose Selections Public Garden," this beautiful garden contains over 1,100 award-winning roses in 180 different varieties that range from historic old garden roses to modern English roses.
Comprised of a tree collection, five different turf grass species evaluation, bird and butterfly gardens, and display gardens, this botanical garden is home to over 150 varieties of plants, trees, shrubs, perennials, and vines with over 235 plant species recognized.