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Ayr Mount and Poet's Walk

376 St Mary's Road | Hillsborough, NC 27278
(919) 629-0150

NOTICE: House tours are suspended due to COVID restrictions, however Poets Walk is OPEN. Celebrating over 200 years, Ayr Mount, is a federal-era plantation house built in 1815 in Hillsborough by William Kirkland. The historic house museum is open for guided public tours highlighting family stories, area history, its architecture and landscapes.

  • Description: Public tours are available March 15-Dec 15. according to the following weekly schedule: Wed. 11am, Thurs., Fri., Sat. 11am and 2pm, Sun. 2 pm. Group tours are held year-round by appointment only. Fee: $12 per person. Advance tickets are not needed. Please meet the docent at the front door a few minutes prior to the tour time.
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