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Family Outings: Fall Harvest Day


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What happens at harvest time? Learn how farmers prepared their foods to last all winter long. Not all harvested items were for eating, make and take home a corn husk doll of your very own.

Get hands-on with history at Duke Homestead! Enjoy a morning out with your family that is full of fun and learning. Duke Homestead will provide free history-themed activities and crafts for kids and their families from 10 am to 12 pm on the 3rd Saturday of every month from May to October. Help Duke Homestead dig up the past. Become an Archaeologist for the day and help dig for clues about life for a North Carolina farm family in the 19th century.

Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604