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Montrose Gardens


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A nationally known complex of gardens begun in the mid-19th century by Gov. William Alexander Graham and his wife, Susan Washington Graham. Includes a rock garden, scree garden, woodland plantings and large areas of sunny gardens with unique color and planting schemes. Unusual trees and trellises, fences and arbors enhance the gardens. Guided tours available by appointment on Tues. and Thurs. at 10 am and Sat at 10 am and 2 pm. Call for other appointment times.




Address:
320 St. Mary's Rd.
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: (919)732-7787


Our Website:www.tlc-nc.org/montrose_gardens.html

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The Dog House

One of a local chain in business since 1970, serving hot dogs, fries, baked beans, apple turnovers, soft drinks and iced tea.

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Bandido's Mexican Cafe

Specializes in shredded beef Mexican specialties, but also serves a large selection of vegetarian dinners and low-fat dinner selections. Also offers special hot and spicy selections for true "chili heads."

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Ruffin-Rouhlac House

Now used as the Town Hall, this early 19th-century house was once owned by Chief Justice Thomas Ruffin, who died there in 1870. The house has notable interior woodwork and six interesting outbuildings. Free tours available.

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