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Address: 150 Cherokee Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374-9268
Phone Number: +1 910-295-3642
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Learning about Donald Ross

This was my second visit to Tufts. The first for a Donald Ross reception last October and this time for my own pleasure. My husband is a member of the Donald Ross Society and we... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 November 2015
Heather R
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This was my second visit to Tufts. The first for a Donald Ross reception last October and this time for my own pleasure. My husband is a member of the Donald Ross Society and we spent an hour or so revisiting the photos, memorabilia and speaking with Audrey. This library is phenomenal!

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Thank Heather R
Port St.Lucie
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Fantastic place to look at golf history. We stayed for over an hour and could have stayed longer. The staff was very knowledgeable and welcoming.

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Thank Brian R
Whispering Pines, North Carolina
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Love this place, I have learned so much about the new area I call home as well as some interesting historical facts I never knew before.

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Thank Besteverpoodlemom
Naples, Florida
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85 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Hidden in back of the public library, a wonderful display of the history of Pinehurst. Kay, was so kind and attentive, answering all our questions.

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Thank JimM1146
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43 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

I live in Pinehurst, so I may be deemed biased,but if you are into golf history, this is one of those hidden gems that everyone should include on a visit here. There is much more history here than just golf with Mr Tufts background.The staff and volunteers are knowledgeable and extremely helpful.

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Thank 410roberte
Orlando, Florida
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77 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is a "museum" of the archives of the founder of Pinehurst Resort back in the late 1800's. Very interesting reading about all the people involved with establishing this resort.

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Thank crahn
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Lots of great history in this room, and the ladies point out many highlights you might miss. Make sure you check out the soda fountain machine that started it all!

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Thank hrtinak
Amesville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Given Library is a gem of a place. A locally supported library with a great collection and a real treasure in the back--the Tufts Archives. The Tufts family were instrumental in the establishment of Pinehurst and golf in the area. (You should also know they were pretty good hunters--I have been on a number of quail and dove hunts... More 

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Thank OldManDoc
Pinehurst, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you are interested in more than golf, the Tufts Archives is fascinating. This beautiful museum tells the story of the founders of Pinehurst. As my mother was born in old Pinehurst, I found it very intriguing. My grandfather worked at the old Pinehurst Dairy, and I think I even spotted him in some of the photos.

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Tufts Archives houses the history of Pinehurst in pictures and print. It is a wonderful collection of the memorabilia from the early days through the 50's and 60's. While most of us think 'Golf' when we think of Pinehurst, it was started as a place for consumptives to recuperate (until they discovered Tuberculosis was contagious). The Pinehurst Resort had a... More 

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