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Historic Oak View County Park

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very nice

This is a small very well maintained park with a bit of history thrown in. The park is built... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2019
Charles P
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New Port Richey, Florida
Very interesting and fun day out

Nicely maintained farmhouse and surrounding buildings, interesting 19th century Cotton and Pecan... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
BeverleyW126
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Mar 26, 2019
“Very nice”
Dec 6, 2018
“Very interesting and fun day out”
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Nineteenth-century farmstead tells the story of America's agricultural and rural heritage, featuring a 19th-century farmhouse, history interpretive center, Cotton Museum and a 170-acre pecan grove.
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4028 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610-2913
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Reviewed March 26, 2019

This is a small very well maintained park with a bit of history thrown in. The park is built around an old farm.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Charles P
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Nicely maintained farmhouse and surrounding buildings, interesting 19th century Cotton and Pecan farm, friendly informative staff.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BeverleyW126
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Nice park built around a 19th and 20th century farm. Start with the exhibits in the visitor center and do a self-guided walk through the farm buildings, which are open and have placards explaining each. The main house is open as well and is worth...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Great quiet spot for a picnic. Plenty of space for kids to roam. They'll love the goats. Main highlight of this park is the story of farming in North Carolina. I learned a lot about the evolution of our country and state in the history...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Golfgma
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

The grounds are well maintained, there are markers around that explain and identify the various buildings on the farm. There is also a small visitors center that give lessons to school age children on the environment and history of NC.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 949sharonl
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We love this park! So much history to see, gardens, farm animals, adventure backpacks, and an area for children to play. They even have some eggs and veggies set out to take a sample of. I would definitely recommend!!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 344samw
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is a great place for children to play, for families to fish, visit a historic farm, take a hike, travel back in time.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Deborah M
Reviewed April 13, 2017

This is a very nice park with knowledgeable staff. It has a great history, easy to walk around and lots of picnic areas.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JWW12345
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This little gem of a park located in southeastern Raleigh is a little off the beaten path but worth a couple of hours to explore. The grounds are beautiful with a grove of pecan trees, a pond and historic buildings including the a lovely old...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank elandja
Reviewed June 17, 2016

The aspect that I like most about NC is the fun day trips that one can take! My kids loved this park. It was outside, lots of space to run, and a chance to teach them about our nation's great history!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank CandiE564
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