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Alliance for Historic Hillsborough

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Upcoming Events

October 2017

Hillsborough Spirits Tours

October 27 @ 8:00 pm - October 28 @ 9:00 pm
Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E King Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Hillsborough, the oldest town in the Triangle, is haunted! Join the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough's annual Haunted Tour through the historic district to encounter these ghostly residents! Friday tours every 20 min: 8pm, 8:20pm, 8:40, and 9 Saturday tours every 20 min: 5:20 - 9 This fun and dramatic tour will bring you face-to-face with Hillsborough's past. With help from the Orange Community Players, the spirits of fierce Elizabeth Scamp, the family of Charles Courtney Tew, the ghosts of the…

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November 2017

Occaneechi Village Work Day

November 11 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
River Park, 140 East Margaret Lane
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Come join a dedicated group of community and tribal members to reconstruct the Occaneechi Village in downtown Hillsborough. This is an ongoing project and requires physical labor. It is not intended for anyone under 16. We will be working on completing the palisade that surrounds the village and would love your help. Please RSVP by October 31 to Sarah DeGennaro at sarah@historichillsborough.org if you are interested in helping or learning more.

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Regulator Rebellion Tour

November 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E King Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

In the 1760s, farmers in backcountry North Carolina started an uprising against colonial officials. After several failed attempts to resolve their issues peacefully, the farmers - known as Regulators - proceeded to extralegal and violent forms of dissent. Hillsborough played a critical role in the Regulator crisis of 1770-71, as the setting for both the movement's escalation and its final demise. Join Alamance Battleground Site Manager Jeremiah DeGennaro for a walking tour through Historic Hillsborough, to various sites related to…

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February 2018

Revolutionary War Living History Day

February 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E King Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough for our annual living history day to commemorate Hillsborough's Revolutionary history. Reenactors and activities will be set up throughout the day at the Hillsborough Visitors Center (150 E. King St), Burwell School Historic Site (319 N. Churton St), and Orange County Historical Museum (201 N. Churton St). More details coming soon.

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