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Insider Tour: The Mill House at Revolution

The Mill House at Revolution 2000 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro, NC

This tour is filled, we are adding to wait list only. Greensboro is enjoying a boom of rehabilitation and restoration projects involving historic industrial properties. Our special Insider Tours will provide a preview of stunning examples of these renovations, including the Mill House at Revolution. The Mill House, located in the 2000 block of Yanceyville…

Thomas Day Trip to Milton and Caswell County

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

This event is postponed and will be rescheduled to a later time. Departure 8:30 am with Return to Greensboro by 4:30 pm The ticket price includes transportation, lunch, gratuity, and a special event) Join us to explore the artistry and architecture of Thomas Day in the county and town in which he lived. Our tour…

Thomas Day Saturday Morning Symposium

Blandwood Carriage House 400 West McGee Street, Greensboro, NC

Join us for an informative deep dive into the history and artisanry of Thomas Day. Learn not only about the life and social context of Thomas Day, his wife Aquilla, and their family, but learn about the identifying features and technology that typifies his furniture for clues on what might be - and might not…

Insider Tour: Printworks Mill

Proximity Printworks Mill 1700 Fairview Street, Greensboro, NC

This tour is filled, we are adding to wait list only. Greensboro is enjoying a boom of rehabilitation and restoration projects involving historic industrial properties. Our special Insider Tours will explore a number of stunning examples of these renovations, including the Printworks Mill (1913). The Proximity Print Works Mill, located at 1700 Fairview Street, was…

Preservation Greensboro’s Annual Meeting

Blandwood Carriage House 400 West McGee Street, Greensboro, NC

Though we held our most recent Annual Meeting last February, this meeting serves as Preservation Greensboro’s abridged annual General Membership Meeting that will align to the organization's new bylaws and the fiscal year passed May 10th, 2022. The new bylaws call for our annual meeting to be held in September or October of each year.…

Ghost Stories at Blandwood October 7th 2022

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

A Halloween tradition of Ghost Stories continues this October at Blandwood! Located in downtown Greensboro, Blandwood has stood for more than 225 years and has witnessed the passage of time, historic events, and the lives of its occupants. Our special friend and storyteller Cynthia Moore Brown will weave her 18th season of magic with spine-tingling…

Ghost Stories at Blandwood October 14th 2022

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

A Halloween tradition of Ghost Stories continues this October at Blandwood Mansion! Located in downtown Greensboro, Blandwood has stood for more than 225 years and has witnessed the passage of time, historic events, and the lives of its occupants. Our special friend and storyteller Cynthia Moore Brown will weave her 18th season of magic with…

WE BUILT THIS: Profiles of Black Architects and Builders in North Carolina

Greensboro Four 266 University Circle, Greensboro, NC

Preservation North Carolina's groundbreaking exhibit entitled WE BUILT THIS will come to Greensboro this fall! It will be displayed in the University Galleries located on the campus of NC A&T State University from October 21 to December 9, 2022. Many of the historic buildings we revere in North Carolina are credited to their owners. Rarely…

Victorian Halloween October 21st 2022

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

UPDATE Oct 18 2022: This event has been cancelled. The Victorians were always open for a ghostly guest or a spiritual sensation…and Blandwood is Greensboro’s grandest Victorian house! You will be guided by a ghoul from room to room as you listen to literary readings of supernatural stories. Victorian authors including Edgar Allen Poe, Dora…

Victorian Halloween October 23rd 2022

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

UPDATE Oct 18 2022: This event has been cancelled. The Victorians were always open for a ghostly guest or a spiritual sensation…and Blandwood is Greensboro’s grandest Victorian house! You will be guided by a ghoul from room to room as you listen to literary readings of supernatural stories. Victorian authors including Edgar Allen Poe, Dora…

The History and Legacy of Greensboro’s Black Architects and Builders

A&T Campus 266 University Circle, Greensboro, NC

The History and Legacy of Greensboro’s Black Architects and Builders Wednesday Evening, November 9th, 2022, 6:00pm until 8pm. Dudley Memorial Building/University Galleries, Multi-Purpose Room 202 University Circle on the campus of NC A&T State University Join us for a panel discussion of the history and legacy of Greensboro’s Black architects and builders. This event will…

Early Victorian Christmas at Blandwood

Blandwood Museum 447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

The Early Victorian Period in Greensboro was one of growth and change, as new educational and industrial opportunities brought a greater diversity of traditions and customs to the region. During this period, holiday festivities evolved and changed as modest “backwoods” practices began to embrace national and international traditions. Explore Blandwood to learn about evolving mid-nineteenth-century…