History and Social Studies

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Camp Flintlock

Camp Flintlock is an exciting way to experience 18th-century American history. Groups spend the day playing colonial games, working with quill writing, printing blocks, leather, and other craft activities. 1580 King Mill Rd., Four Oaks, NC 27524. Johnston County. Tel: 919-938-1776. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Horne Creek Farm

308 Horne Creek Farm Rd., Pinnacle, NC 27043. 336-325-2298. Originally the Hauser family farm, visitors can experience life in North Carolina's northwestern Piedmont ca. 1900. The site features the original farmhouse, a tobacco curing barn, a corn crib, fields under cultivation, and a heritage apple orchard. Free.

Island Farm

1140 Hwy. 64, Manteo, NC 27954. 252-473-6500. A living history site, Island Farm interprets daily life on Roanoke Island in the mid-1800s. The centerpiece of the site is the Etheridge farmstead; land that had been farmed by Adam Etheridge's family since 1757. Fee.