Historic site offers two new guided tours

Historic Halifax State Historic Site is offering two new guided tours which include access to the site’s historic structures while exploring the lives of the town’s early citizens.  

Halifax is best known for the April 12 1776 Halifax Resolves when North Carolina’s founding fathers made the first official move toward independence from Great Britain.  

The new tours will highlight the fundamental conflict between the American Revolution’s fight for freedom and an economy based on the enslavement of African Americans.  

The new tours unpack the complexity of life in early North Carolina while visiting historic buildings that have collectively witnessed more than 250 years of American history.  

(The remaining August schedule is included as a PDF at the end of this…

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