The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough
150 E. King St., Hillsborough NC 27278 (919) 732-7741


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Along the banks of the tranquil Eno River, you'll discover...

Hillsborough, North Carolina is no ordinary small, southern town.  Its scenic beauty, graceful architecture spanning three centuries, lively arts and culture scene, and convenient location provide a charming getaway for the day - or longer.


Our State /Hillsborough

Where To Shop

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SKS Sports Shop carries name brands for all your Figure Skating, Hockey, Swimming, and Fitness needs.  Located across the street from the Triangle SportsPlex.  Open Monday-Thursday, 12:30pm-7pm; Friday, 12:30pm-6pm; Saturday, 10am-4pm; Sunday 1-4:30pm.
Address: 1000 Corporate Drive, Suite 201, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-7571 (732-SKS1)
Nearly 100 businesses make The Shops at Daniel Boone a unique retail experience. You'll find antiques, toys & collectibles, clothing, needlework shops, art and framing, gifts, home accessories, sporting goods, home improvement, financial services, realtors and restaurants.  The...
Address: South Churton Street, at Exit 164 on I-85 Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-2361

Where To Dine

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El Restaurante Ixtapa is located 100 yards due south of Weaver Street Market's main entrance, at the end of downtown Hillsborough's "old bridge" on the south bank of the Eno River.    
Address: 162 Exchange Park Lane Hillsborough, North Carolina 27278
Phone: 919-644-6944
Fast food. Burgers and fries. Open daily.
Address: 380 S. Churton St., Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-3592

Where to stay

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71 rooms, including 11 suites. Contintental breakfast, easily accessible from I-85 and I-40, 15 minutes to Durham and Chapel Hill.
Address: 120 Dogwood Street Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-245-3102
Inn at Teardrops An old-fashioned B&B, 6 rooms. Built in 1769 and enlarged in 1880, the house is furnished with antiques and has a small garden.
Address: 175 W. King Street Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-1120 or 919-418-2488

Where To Play

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The park consists of 41 acres, 25 of which are owned by the Town of Hillsborough, and 16 which are owned and maintained by Orange County. Currently, the park includes natural areas, a kids playground, and restroom facilities. The county is involved in a three-phase improvement and expansion of the...
Address: Rainey Avenue Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: none
Murray Street Park is a neighborhood park that is owned and maintained by the town. It is located at the corner of Murray and Eno streets in West Hillsborough. The park is a little less than 1 acre and has an open area, a play structure and swings. A bridge also crosses a small creek to a sitting...
Address: Murray and Eno Street, Hillsborough, NC
Phone: none