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Welcome to KÖrner's Folly

Körner’s Folly is the architectural wonder and home of artist and designer Jule Gilmer Körner. Built in 1880 in Kernersville, North Carolina, the house originally served to display his interior design portfolio. Visitors can now explore the 22 room house museum and its unique original furnishings and artwork, cast-plaster details, carved woodwork, and elaborate hand laid tile.

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Körner’s Folly Welcomes Kristin Miller, Site Manager

We are very excited to introduce Kristin Miller, the brand new Körner’s Folly Site Manager!  As Site Manager, Kristin will oversee visitor services, volunteers, educational programming, and collections management. This is the first time Körner’s Folly has had two full-time positions.  Dale Pennington, executive director, looks forward to working with Kristin to continue to expand […]

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April Showers Bring…Spring Events!

Click here to read the April 2015 E-Newsletter President Lincoln returns to Körner’s Folly! Calling All Volunteers! Körner’s Folly welcomes Kristin Miller, Site Manager From the Desk of a Docent: Postcard from London Enter your email address below to receive our monthly newsletter

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Tour Information

Thursday, Friday, Saturday
10:00AM to 4:00PM

1:00PM to 4:00PM

Visitors must arrive 1 hour prior to closing.


Adults  |  $10.00*
Children 6-18  |  $6.00*
Under 6  |  FREE
*Plus Tax
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Contact Information

(336) 996-7922

413 South Main Street
Kernersville, NC 27284