Horne Creek Farm

Farm Life – Agriculture

Once the Hauser family farm, Horne Creek enables visitors to experience farm life in North Carolina's northwestern Piedmont circa 1900. The site features the family's original farm house, a tobacco curing barn, a corn crib, adjacent fields under cultivation, and even a heritage apple orchard. Through programs ranging from old fashioned ice cream socials to an annual corn shucking frolic, Horne Creek Living Historical Farm provides a unique opportunity to learn about our rural past.

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Resources


NC Field and Family magazine article

Horse and Child

Upcoming Events

  • November 27 - 28:
    Site Closed

    We will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving (state holiday) on Thursday, November 27th, and Friday, November 28th. We will reopen Saturday, November 29th on our regular schedule.


  • December 9 and 11:
    Christmas by Lamplight

    Experience the warmth of a rural turn-of-the-20th century Christmas, featuring music and food of the era. Reservations must be made for this 90-minute program. Times available include: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m., 6:30 - 8:00 p.m., or 8:00 - 9:30 p.m. NO WALK-INS ALLOWED. Admission: $15.00 per person. Must pre-pay fee, which is non-refundable other than for inclement weather or illness. This is not a program recommended for children under 8 years of age. The site will begin taking reservations October 29th, not before. For further information, call 336/325/2298.


  • December 24 - 26
    Site Closed

    We will be closed Wednesday, December 24th through Friday, December 26th in observance of Christmas (state holiday). We will re-open to the public on Saturday, December 27th on our regular schedule.


Horne Creek Farm Information

Contact Us

Horne Creek Farm
308 Horne Creek Farm Road
Pinnacle, N.C. 27043
Phone: (336) 325-2298
Fax: (336) 325-3150
Email: hornecreek@ncdcr.gov

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Saturday--9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed Sundays, Mondays, and most major holidays.

Admission

No fees except for events sponsored by Horne Creek Farm's support group (nominal fees). Donations are accepted and appreciated.


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