Alamance County Historical Museum, Inc.

A Museum of Victorian American Life Located at a National Register Historic Site

Enjoy the gracious American country home built by Michael Holt III in 1790, enlarged in 1800, and again in 1875 by his grandson L. Banks Holt.  This comfortable setting, with many original furnishings, provides a relaxed atmosphere enjoyed by hundreds of visitors each year.

Guided tours of the house museum are available at no cost.  Please allow 45 minutes for the tour.

Advance reservations are required for groups of 10 or more.  

We welcome you to use this beautiful Victorian setting for wedding receptions, luncheons and other private functions.

Anyone wanting to take photos on the grounds please contact the museum for fees and reservations.

The museum is often used for private parties. If you wish to visit, please call to insure the museum is not closed for a private event.

The museum will be closing for the holidays beginning 12:00 Tuesday, December 23-29 and will reopen Tuesday, December 30 and 31.  We also will be closed January 1.  

HOURS

Monday Closed

Tuesday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Museum is closed on Federal Holidays

     

Events
Meet Marie-Grace Gardner and 1853 American Girl - Sunday, February 08, 2015
Annual Spring Tea - Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Alamance Country Club

2:00-4:00

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Garden Tour - Saturday, May 16, 2015

Details to be determined

 
Our Staff

Museum Director:
William Murray Vincent, Ph.D.
Weekend Supervisor:
Laurie Smith
Staff:
Deborah Strickland
Kevin Johnson