Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Fodor's Weekly: Your expert travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration (coming soon)

Central North Carolina Sights

West Point on the Eno

  • 5101 N. Roxboro Rd. Map It
  • North Metro

Updated 10/22/2014

Fodor's Review

This city park on the banks of the Eno River boasts a restored mill dating from 1778—one of 32 that once dotted the area. Also on-site are a 19th-century Greek Revival farmhouse that was occupied by John Cabe McCown, the onetime owner of the mill, and a museum that showcases early-20th-century photographer Hugh Mangum's pictures of the surrounding area. The three-day Festival for the Eno, held around July 4, includes musicians, artists, and craftspeople from around the

region.

Read More

Sight Information

Address:

5101 N. Roxboro Rd., U.S. 501N, Durham, North Carolina, 27704, United States

Map It

Phone:

919-471–1623

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Park daily 8–dark; buildings weekends 1–5

Updated 10/22/2014

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in Central North Carolina

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement