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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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Holiday Hours & Events

A Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly November 27, 2015—January 2, 2016* Holiday Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays: Closed Wednesdays: 10am – 5pm Thursdays: 10am – 5pm Fridays: 10am – 5pm Saturdays: 10am – 5pm Sundays: 1-5pm Visitors must arrive one hour prior to closing each day (4pm).  Early Closings: Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve 10am – […]

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Interior Restoration Continues at Körner’s Folly

Historic Körner’s Folly, 413 South Main Street, is pleased to announce the continuation of Operation Restoration, a long term project with the goal of restoring and preserving the Victorian house museum. Jule Körner died in 1924, and his wife died in 1934.  After that, Körner’s Folly was never again lived in as a full-time family […]

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Tour Information

Wed, Thurs, Fri, & Sat
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
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Contact Information

(336) 996-7922

413 South Main Street
Kernersville, NC 27284