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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Antiques and collectibles.  Open Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm.
Address: 113 Daniel Boone St. Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-644-0711
A great place to shop for bargains. Clothes are very reasonably priced. Antique and rare book shoppers are welcome! Household items and furniture are gently used and cleaned. Monday: closed. Shop Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm.  Donations accepted: Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-4:30pm.
Address: 300 Millstone Drive Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-6194

Where To Dine

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Pizza.  Open Mon.-Thu. 10:00am-11:00pm; Fri. & Sat. 10:00am-12:00am; Sun. 11:00am-10:00pm.
Address: 535 Hampton Pointe Blvd., Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-732-7772
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

Where to stay

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83 rooms, including 7 suites. Free continental breakfast (6:30am-9:30am), pool, fitness center, 24-hour coffee in the main lobby, 24-hour fax and copy services, easily accessbile from I-85 and I-40, 15 minutes to Durham and Chapel Hill.
Address: 202 Cardinal Drive Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919-644-7997 or 800-HOLIDAY
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

Where To Play

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The Little River Park and Natural Area features 7+ miles of hiking trails and 8 miles of single-track mountain biking trails.  There are also 2 picnic shelters with grills, public restrooms, and a great playground.  Enjoy!
Address: Guess Road, one mile north of Orange County line
Phone: (919) 245-2660
Occoneechee Speedway was one of the first two NASCAR tracks to open and is the only track remaining from the inaugural 1949 season. The site is now heavily forested in 40 year old pines and sycamores. Visible still are the grandstands which once held thousands of enthusiastic fans and the mile...
Address: Elizabeth Brady, 0.3 N of US 70 Business,
Phone: 919-732-6886