Mordecai Historic Park, at 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, includes the Mordecai House, which is the oldest house in Raleigh in its original location. It was built in 1785.
The park also includes:
- Cure barn ca. 1840
- Plantation Office ca. 1840
- Ellen Mordecai Garden ca. 1842
- Mordecai Spring
- Allen Kitchen ca. 1842
- Andrew Johnson Birthplace ca. 1800
- Badger Iredell Law Office ca. 1810
- St. Mark’s Chapel ca. 1847
- Bouchall-Danielson House ca. 1917
The park encompasses 3.2 acres in the heart of downtown Raleigh.
Tours cost $7 for adults, $3 for seniors, $4 for youth. Kids 6 and under are free. (But read on for a chance for free tours.)
Free Friday at Mordecai Historic Park
Friday, January 22nd, 2021
10 a.m. to 3 pm.
Mordecai Historic Park will offer free tours throughout the day on this special Friday!
Tours include the Mordecai House and St. Mark’s Chapel. Tours begin on the hour & half hour & are limited to 5 people per tour.
The first tour will begin at 10 a.m. & the last tour starts at 3 p.m. Free tours are offered only twice a year, so don’t miss out!
Wellness checks and face coverings will be required. This program will follow all local and state guidelines regarding COVID safety protocols. Please call (919) 996-4364 to reserve a tour and for more information.