High Point in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Little Red Schoolhouse
If you are walking the Greenway and have a few extra minutes, come to the High Point Museum, located at 1859 E Lexington Avenue, one block west. The museum is open Tuesday – Saturday from 10 – 4:30 and Sunday from 1 – 4:30. Three additional historic structures adjacent to the museum are open Saturday 10 – 4 and Sunday from 1 – 4. FREE admission.
Location. 35° 58.806′ N, 79° 59.403′ W. Marker is in High Point, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: High Point NC 27262, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Haley House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The Haley House (about 500 feet away); The Blacksmith Shop (about 600 feet away); The Plank Road (about 600 feet away); The Hoggat House (about 600 feet away); Oldest Building in High Point (about 700 feet away); Oldest Colonial Trail (about 700 feet away); High Point University (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in High Point.
More about this marker. Several photos of the inside of the schoolhouse appear on the marker. One shows a young girl sitting at a desk and has a caption of “All the students wanted to have class in the ‘Little Red Schoolhouse.’ It could only accommodate one of the first grade classes.”
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