Tar Heels Go Walking

Tar Heels Go Walking is a partnership program with the New Hanover County Schools. Since 2009 Tar Heels guides have helped educate 22,000 children, 1,200 parent volunteers and 300 teachers about historic preservation, Wilmington history, public art, and city development. This educational initiative received a Gertrude S. Carraway Award of Merit for outstanding achievement from Preservation North Carolina in 2010.

Interested in becoming a tour guide for an excited group of 3rd graders? Contact us now at rutledge@historicwilmington.org or call us at 910.762.2511!  Interested in supporting our Tar Heels Go Walking Tour Guide Training Program? Make a donation to HWF today!

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