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“A Cooling Breeze”, an eclectic collection of hand-held fans is now on permanent display at Hertford Academy, an MHA historic building. View fans online or arrange a tour...
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Make plans for the 29th Annual Candlelight Christmas Tour "A Christmas Village" on December 4th & 5th 2014. The winner of the artwork competition is Sarah Voyt. Visit the Candlelight Christmas webpage and you'll see her design. We have copies of the Candlelight Christmas 2013 Recipe booklet for sale on the gifts and books webpage. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Buy them through Paypal, call and give us your credit card information or mail in a check with the registration form.

Second Saturday Tours ended for the year 2014. Look for notices when we begin the popular feature in April 2015.

You may plan a group tour at any time, just call the office at 252-398-5922. Book your tour soon! You may wish to consider a self-guided walking tour. Booklets are available at the MHA Office for $7.00.

Did you know that you can rent our lovely Hertford Academy and the Roberts-Vaughan Gabezo and grounds? More details are listed here.

King's Landing -- Would you like to read past issues of the King's Landing? The back issues are now available to view as a PDF (portable document format) file.

Jan-Feb 2010 Issue January 2012 Issue September 2013 Issue
Sept. 2010 Issue June 2012 Issue January 2014 Issue
January 2011 issue September 2012 Issue
June 2011 Issue January 2013 Issue  
September 2011 Issue June 2013 Issue  

Be sure to visit our About MHA page. There are many links to local affiliates.

Dale Neighbors, former MHA Executive Director, has started a blog about Murfreesboro history. A blog allows others to read and post, thus creating a network of people interested in the same topic. Perhaps you have historical knowledge of our town and would like to share and preserve it. If so, log on and join Dale. Help make this idea a success.

The Murfreesboro Historical Association Wins Gold For Web Site Design!
MHA has been awarded a 2008 GOLD MarCom Award for Overall Web Site Design in the Non-Profit/Pro-Bono category. Read all about it!
Living History

The Murfreesboro Historical Association, Inc.
PO Box 3 • Murfreesboro, NC 27855
©2008 MHA. MHA is a Non-Profit Organization

The Murfreesboro Historical Association is dedicated to preservation and our history. Our town has significant properties dating to the 1700's. Many are owned by MHA and others are private homes. In our historic district you can enjoy walking along brick sidewalks from one site to the next. Additionally, we are a town of museums - historic buildings with various collections that are unmatched anywhere else.

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