The William Rea Museum will be the site of many of the intial Civil War exhibits. The Hertford Academy will be home to the encampments, cannons and many activities. The entire Historic District will be featured during the 2011 - 2015 time period.
Re-enactors coming to set up their camp sites should go to the Hertford Academy, located at Sycamore (the corner where the RBC bank is located) and Broad Streets. It is a beautiful historic brick building which sits across the street from the Town Hall and Murfree Center. If you are not sure where to go, call 252-398-5922 and we will be happy to give you directions. Friday there will be signs on Main Street indicating where to turn.
A contra dance will be held on Saturday night, 7:00 p.m. at the Murfree Center. The dance is open to the public. Re-enactors are admitted free of charge and a $5.00 fee is required for visitors.