April

April events in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County.

The events are listed chronologically by the last day the event will be held. Please make sure to look at the whole list to see if an event is going on during the time you plan to visit.

(If you prefer to also see community events (such as Town Council Meetings), as well as the featured events below, go to this page.)

 

Daily - April,  2021 - Closed Tuesdays

Penelope Barker House Welcome Center

Learn of Penelope Barker's  organizing of  the Edenton Tea Party, the 2nd floor Furniture Exhibit and the offerings in the Book and Gift Shop.  Self-Guided Touring also begins from this site  along the Museum Trail with social distancing.

Trolley Tours leave at 10:30 am; noon and 2:30 pm Mon, Wed,- Sat.  Sundays at 11:30 am and 1:00 pm (May - on seasonally). 
   
     
     

10 am - 5 pm

505 S Broad St.
252-482-7800

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Tuesdays - Saturdays, April, 2021

Historic Edenton State Historic Sites

The Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center is open with walking tours at 10 am and 2 pm as well as visiting with COVID procedures in place for keeping everyone safe.  1767 Chowan County Courthouse; 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse; 1800 James Iredell House and Dependencies. The Visitor Center is open 9 am - 5 pm.
 

 All Sites Tour, inclusive of:
Iredell House and dependencies
1767 Chowan County Courthouse
1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse
St. Paul's Episcopal Church & historical cemetery
COST: $5.00 per adult, $2.50 per child (ages 3-15)

 Individual Site Tours
Iredell House and dependencies
1767 Chowan County Courthouse
1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse
St. Paul's Episcopal Church & historical cemetery
COST: $2.50 per adult, $1.50 per child (ages 3-15); per Site

Additional Tours
Cupola House Tour (10 am – 4 pm) by reservation and the Cupola House is open every Sunday 12 - 3pm and the Gardens are beautiful
COST: $5.00 per adult, $2.50 per child         

Harriet Jacobs Tour
COST: $2.50 per adult, $1.50 per child
Fridays & Saturdays Year round by reservation.

1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse, call for a tour 252-482-2637
10 am – 4 pm;  Tuesday – Saturday (April thru December)

Historic Edenton State Historic Site
108 North Broad Street   
Telephone: 252-482-2637   Fax: 252-482-3499
Email: edenton@ncdcr.gov 9 am - 5 pm
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Sundays, April  2021

Cupola House and Garden Touring

The Cupola House is open from noon until 3 pm on Sundays and the gardens are open Tuesdays - Saturdays from 10 am - 4 pm.  Guided tours are available by reservation through Historic Edenton State Historic Site by calling 252-482-2637. 
 
   

Sundays noon - 3pm
Guided Tour Reservations through Historic Edenton 
252-482-2637 Tuesdays - Saturdays
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Friday, April 24 - 30, 2021

Edenton Bay Cruises

Join Captain Mark on the LIBER-TEA for a wonderful tour along Edenton Bay as he shares Edenton Maritime History.

 The tours take place weather permitting on weekends only during April.


Edenton Harbor - South Broad Street across from the Barker House
10:30; 11:30; 12:30; 1:30; 2:30
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860-367-5786