101 Hampton Boulevard
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Phone: (252) 537-3141
Fax: (252) 537-3165
101 Hampton Boulevard, Roanoke Rapids, NC, US, 27870
- Phone: (252) 537-3141
- Fax: (252) 537-3165
Grace Episcopal Church was established in 1872, and is one of the oldest places of worship to serve Weldon. The majestic church building was constructed in the Gothic Revival style, and is a prominent structure in the city's architectural heritage.
One of the most valuable, historic, and natural resources in the Roanoke Valley, visitors to this canal can experience engineering feats and explore life along the Roanoke Valley as it was in the early 1800s. The canal contains some of the best preserved 19th century construction and features a seven mile hiking trail with rustic bridges.
Reflecting the rural family lifestyle of Southside Virginia in the 1830s, this beautifully restored historic house is filled with numerous original features including a distinctive fanlight over the front entrance, handcarved mantels, decorative molding, hardwood floors, and massive hand hewn beams. During the Civil War, the front parlor of the house served as the site of a council of war for Generals W.H.F. Lee, Wade Hampton, and Matthew Butler.
A full service library which offers an extensive selection of books, reference materials, and children's books, as well as a variety of programs and services to meet all of your educational, social, cultural, recreational, and professional needs.