522 South Hughes Boulevard B
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Phone: (252) 338-4124
Fax: (252) 338-4127
Journey into the past on a personalized walking tour of historic Elizabeth City, NC, where you will cover over 300 years of history. The twenty block area of historic downtown features a diverse colleciton of antique homes, including one of the largest collections of Antebellum homes and buildings in the state. Upon returning from the tour, you will be treated to an authentic British tea in the restored 1853 Greek Revival home. Teddy Bear Tea Parties for children are also available during specific times of the year. Tours are year round and by appointment only, so take a personalized walk through Elizabeth City at its best.
This beautiful Episcopal Cemetery that lies on 1.5 acre (0.61 hectares) of land is a great historic cemetery. Featuring some of the beautiful collection of the gravestones and fence with iron, this detailed architecture reflects the traditions of the burials of the early nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This cemetery is a great mourning place for the lost loved ones and also a great visit place to view the architectural beauty.
Perfect for family outings, field trips, and corporate events, this beautiful 133 acre park has numerous features including a skatepark, children's playgrounds, a swimming area, a nature trail, scenic lakes, and picnic areas.
Church of the Holy Trinity in Hertford dates back to 1848 and has been in function ever since. Built is the Gothic Revival style, it has been well preserved and maintained. The church has a rich history and has kept up with its legacy by continuing the masses and ceremonies till date.
It has been a roadside attraction for three decades now and its popularity just seems to be growing. Grave Digger's Dungeon is the home of the iconic monster truck that took America's fancy since its creation in 1982. Digger's Dungeon is also a gift shop where you can buy plenty of Grave Digger merchandises. Click a picture with your family and friends beside the truck parked outside meant only for photographic purposes. Or get a thrill by sitting on one within the shop. Browse through the different parts of other Grave Diggers were damaged in accidents though these are not for sale.
This lovely park features a natural recreation area, a camping area, an extensive trail system, picnic shelters, play areas, an equestrian area for horse owners, fishing, miniature golf, a walkway, a camp store, and a fragrance garden. Rental boats, canoes, and fishing poles are available on site.
Currituck Beach Lighthouse, a magnificent Gothic Revival style lighthouse stands majestically on the Outer Banks in Corollo. Built in 1875, it is unlike the other black and white striped lighthouses that you will find here. To reach the observation deck of this red-brick structure, one has to climb 214 stairs. Along the stairway, there are wall mounted displays of the history of the lighthouse. The view atop is a panoramic vista of the Currituck Heritage Park, Currituck Sound and Corolla Village. Its beacon is still operational and can be visible at dusk. Currituck Beach Lighthouse is a registered historic destination.