Official visitor information site for Durham, NC

Historic Stagville State Historic Park

Historic Stagville

A variety of preservation and African-American history studies are conducted at the former Stagville plantation, once among the largest plantation holdings in the South. Includes late 18th and 19th century plantation buildings on 71 acres. Barn and original slave quarters at Horton Grove provide insight into plantation life, society and culture.

Directions:

I-85 North (arriving from Atlanta, Charlotte, Greensboro, etc.):

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    • Take Roxboro St Northbound exit, turn right
    • Follow Roxboro St for approximately 1.5 miles
    • Turn right onto Old Oxford Hwy, follow for approximately 7 miles
    • Stagville Center is on the right

I-85 South (arriving from NY, DC, VA, etc.):

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    • Take Roxboro Rd/Hwy 55 East exit, turn right
    • Follow Roxboro St for approximately 1.5 miles
    • Turn right onto Old Oxford Hwy, follow for approximately 7 miles
    • Stagville Center is on the right

I-40 East (arriving from Memphis, Asheville, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, etc):

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    • I-40 East and I-85 North merge in Greensboro, NC
    • When highways divide near Hillsborough, NC, take I-85 North
    • Take exit #177-C (Roxboro Rd Northbound)
    • Follow Roxboro Rd for approximately 1-2 miles
    • Turn right onto Old Oxford Hwy, continue for approximately 5-6 miles
    • Follow signs for Historic Stagville

I-40 West (arriving from Wilmington, Fayetteville, Raleigh, etc.):

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    • Exit Durham Fwy at exit #12-B, Roxboro St, turn right
    • Follow Roxboro St for approximately 3-4 miles
    • Turn right onto Old Oxford Hwy, follow for approximately 5-6 miles
    • Follow signs for Historic Stagville
October 3 - 3, 2014

Moonlight & Starlight Paddle

Enjoy the wildlife, soak in the moonrays & starshine, and experience the sounds of nature. These very leisurely paddles are suitable for just about anyone. Pre-registration required. Cost $25 per person (canoe), $30 per person (kayak).

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