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Historic District Walking Tours

Downtown Wake Forest
Downtown Wake Forest Various Wednesdays and Thursdays in October and November Free and open to the public. Please pre-register.

 

The Town of Wake Forest will offer several free walking tours of the local Wake Forest Historic District over the next several weeks beginning this Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 1 p.m.
 
Additional tours are scheduled on the following dates and times:
 
Thursday, Oct. 12; 10 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 18; 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 25; 10 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 2; 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 8; 10 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 15; 1 p.m.
Register for one of these tours

Led by architectural historian and Town Historic Preservation Planner Michelle Michael, the tours will include areas along North Main Street, North Avenue, Front Street and South Avenue. Along the way, each group will discuss the developmental and architectural history of the area, along with the significant men and women who lived in the homes. Individual homes will not be toured.
 
Each tour will begin and end at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St.
 
Space is limited to the first 12 participants to sign up for each tour, so pre-registration is required by completing the online sign-up form.
 
For more information, email Michelle Michael.