Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, Alamance 
County Historical Museum, Inc. was the birthplace of Edwin
Michael Holt, a pioneer in the southern textile industry.

Museum Events

Annual Greenery Sale and Christmas Open House and Tea

Alamance County Historical Museum

4777 NC Highway 62 South

Burlington, NC 27215



The Museum will host its Annual Sale of Holiday Greenery on December 7 - 8, 2019.  Throughout the weekend patrons can shop for unique vintage-style ornaments, fresh holiday magnolia wreaths, plaques, live orchids and amaryllis, and Williamsburg-style arrangements, as we transform our museum into a holiday bazaar.  As an added treat, on Sunday afternoon, Victorian High Tea will be served from the Museum's dining room.  Antique and vintage toys as well as live entertainment will be featured during the tea.


Hours are as follows:


Saturday, December 7, 2019: 10:30am - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 8 (Victorian Tea): 1:00pm - 5:00pm



This event is sponsored by the executive board of directors and offered free to the public.






American Girl Doll Tea

March 1, 2020

Meet Kit Kittredge, a 1934 American Girl

1:00-3:00 or 3:30-5:30

$40 for one child and one adult

Contact the museum for reservations 336-226-8254



Kit is nine years old and lives in Cincinnati at the height of the Great

Depression. The Great Depression directly affects her life and the

people around her.  She considers herself a reporter and even

produces her own family newspaper.


After her father loses his business, Kit’s mother opens their home as a

boarding house in order to make ends meet.