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Henry River Mill Village

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great tour with Taylor!

We came to visit and took a $15 tour. Got tons of awesome history about the village and the Hunger... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ashleighcarolina
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Great tour and great people!

I loved my visit to the Henry River Mill Village! Truly friendly and knowledgeable people and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erin F
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For decades, the Henry River Mill Village has sat dormant. On the surface, the once vibrant village appears abandoned, lost, and well beyond repair. Since being built in 1905, there has been a lot of history made in the village, including it's most...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4255 Henry River Rd, Hickory, NC 28602-8541
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came to visit and took a $15 tour. Got tons of awesome history about the village and the Hunger Games films. Taylor was great and answered all of our questions! We will definitely be back.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved my visit to the Henry River Mill Village! Truly friendly and knowledgeable people and a wonderful and interesting tour. Lots of history and cool things to see. It’s a great place if you’re a history buff and/or obsessed with The Hunger Games! Also...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Erin F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Henry River Village is full of rich history. This former mill is unique from other mills in the area because people had been living there starting in the mid 1800s until 2000! Calvin, one of the owners of the land, was a great tour guide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alex C
Reviewed February 10, 2019

Anyone who considers themselves a history buff or an urbex enthusiast will not want to miss this. $15 got me an amazing and thorough tour with the extremely well-informed tour guide Taylor, who will take you along the grounds and inside the company store building,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sjjillan
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

This was AWESOME!! Old mill village tour was great. Very insightful and educational. The company store is super cool. Definitely worth checking out. It was also used for filming parts of the Hunger Games movie!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Doogaloos and hunger games too! We got a great tour from the legendary bearded tour guide- he wove together the past, present, and exciting potential future of this unique site...and by the end, he wove his way into our hearts. Definitely worth checking out and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Awesome visit! Very informative tour with knowledgeable staff- worth the small tour fee ($15) which is used to help the nonprofit restore the village.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank D3989OIambers
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Such a beautiful place. Took a tour with Taylor, awesome for history lovers or those who love the hunger games movies. HIGHLY recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Awesome place for Hunger Game fans! Staff is extremely friendly and informative. Loved walking the property and seeing where the film was shot. Most definitely coming back to see again and come for their Mill Vill Festival in May!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

Took my wife here on a day trip being she’s a huge hunger games fan and had the best experience ever. The gentleman that took us on the tour was very knowledgeable and explained the very interesting history of the town and it’s more resent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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I have no idea you can call them and ask. I found the number on the website.
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