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John Blue House and Heritage Center

13040 X Way Rd, Laurinburg, NC 28352-1954
+1 910-276-2495
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Picture taking

Beautiful country feel for any type of picture taking. Touring the John Blue house takes you back... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Linda S
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Laurinburg, North Carolina
More Than You Think!

We stopped in to see the house because of its interesting design. We thought it would only take a... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
DEBORAH H
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WILMINGTON
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13040 X Way Rd, Laurinburg, NC 28352-1954
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+1 910-276-2495
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Beautiful country feel for any type of picture taking. Touring the John Blue house takes you back in time. Check for events that are being held for a day trip.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We stopped in to see the house because of its interesting design. We thought it would only take a half hour .....we were wrong! There is so much to see. Two museum buildings loaded with interesting items. We remembered some of them from our childhood....More

1  Thank DEBORAH H
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A nice little tour of the house. The guide was dressed for the period and was very informative. Nice antiques.

Thank KMORetired2005
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lovely grounds and house and historically interesting. I enjoyed the house, my husband liked the old cotton gin and the out buildings. Worth a trip if in the area.

Thank Meg S
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is run by volunteers from the historical society and they are very, very helpful in relating the history and answering questions....a must for history buffs. Grounds are large and a good place for kids to run around.

Thank W4835TAsandral
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Another old place with a good feel about it. Upkept well and they interact with community by staging events. It's a people friendly place and its warm and open for public to enjoy and learn from. Love it there. Kid friendly too. Some historical places...More

Thank ccinthepines
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This was something I had heard about before but never stopped to see. Very interesting, fascinating turn back into time. Great history !!! WELL worth the stop.

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We planned a visit using the website for North Carolina. Sadly, the info from the site was wrong and it wasn't open during the times stated.....we did enjoy walking over the grounds and seeing the outside of the home. The grounds were well kept. We...More

2  Thank DEBORAH H
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Interesting inside, architecture, and the outside exhibits include a gin and cotton press. Spent an interesting hour here. Please donate generously.

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 4 August 2015

While visiting our granddaughter we became bored when she was working and went looking for something interesting. The John Blue house turned up. We drove over there and found a distant relative who volunteered tour. What a pleasure he was! He knew the ins and...More

Thank mpresgraves
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Sandra H
27 May 2017|
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Response from DEBORAH H | Reviewed this property |
It is on a donation basis. Our docent referred to school groups taking the tour so I feel certain they do private group tours. A phone call to them would answer your questions.
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