Burwell School Historic Site

319 N. Churton St.
Hillsborough, NC 27278- Map It
Phone: (919) 732-7451

AAA Editor Notes

Burwell School Historic Site is at 319 N. Churton St. On the grounds is the 1821 frame house once inhabited by the Burwell family, who operated a school for young women. Period and reproduction pieces recount what 19th-century family and student life was like in both the Burwell home and the 1840 brick school building. A self-guiding tour explores Civil War history. Guided tours are available.
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 11-4, Sun. 1-4, Feb. 1 to mid-Dec. Guided tour Wed.-Fri. at 1, Sat.-Sun. on request. Closed major holidays. Allow 30 minutes minimum.