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Burlington, NC

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About BurlingtonThe town began as a maintenance and repair community for the North Carolina Railroad; the 1880 engine house now serves as a train station and office complex.

The 76-acre City Park, at South Church Street and Overbrook Road, contains a 1910 Dentzel Menagerie Carousel. Known for their detail and intricate carvings, only 14 such carousels still exist worldwide. In addition to 26 horses, the hand-carved animals include a lion, tiger, giraffe and reindeer, four pigs, rabbits, ostriches and cats. The carousel operates seasonally and hours vary; phone (336) 222-5030.

Visitor Centers Burlington/Alamance County Convention and Visitors Bureau 200 S. Main St. Burlington, NC 27215. Phone:(336)570-1444 or (800)637-3804

Self-guiding ToursBrochures outlining a walking tour of downtown Burlington are available from the convention and visitors bureau.

Things to Do Alamance Battleground State Historic Site

Alamance County Historical Museum

Cedarock Park and Historical Farm

Conservators' Center

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Burlington, NC

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Best Western Plus Burlington

770 Huffman Mill Rd. Burlington, NC 27215

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Hampton Inn & Suites

2935 Saconn Dr. Burlington, NC 27215

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Courtyard by Marriott Burlington

3141 Wilson Dr. Burlington, NC 27215

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2185 W Hanford Rd. Burlington, NC 27215

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