Forsyth, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin County
Horne Creek Living Historical Farm State Historic Site
Pinnacle / Surry County
Horne Creek Living Historical Farm State Historic Site A research center and outdoor museum dedicated to the study, preservation, and interpretation of North Carolina's rural and agricultural heritage. Costumed guides interpret everyday life during the early 20th century when Thomas and Charlotte Hauser raised their 12 children on the farm. Seasonal activities include traditional music on designated "Toe-Tappin" Saturday afternoons, wood chopping or the annual cornshucking and period holiday decorations, carols, and foods. The site is also home to the Southern Heritage Apple Orchard, established in 1997.The developing orchard will contain more than 400 varieties of old Southern apple trees. Tours, educational programs, and seminars. Check the web site for special events. Groups should phone in advance to make reservations.

Site Location: 308 Horne Creek Farm Road
  Pinnacle, NC  27043
Days/Hours: Farm: Open Year-Round, Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed Sun.-Mon. and major holidays. Orchard: By appointment.
Fees: Free. Donations accepted. For special events donations are suggested and nominal fees are charged for food and drinks.
Phone: (336) 325-2298 
Accommodate Groups: Yes
Bus Parking: Yes
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Restrooms Available: No

Photo Courtesy N.C. Dept. of Cultural Resources



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