On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Bobbie Wolfe was recognized at the HandsOn Northwest Governor’s Volunteer Service Award Banquet for her outstanding commitment to volunteerism at Körner’s Folly. Bobbie was recognized among a diverse pool of candidates from throughout Forsyth County who were nominated. In all, awards were presented to 11 recipients, out of nearly 30 […]
Join us this May as we celebrate Historic Preservation Month! This year, we will be participating in the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s This Place Matters social media campaign. This May, tell us why historic preservation is important to you! What historic places matter to you? Download your own This Place Matters sign and take a […]
Körner’s Folly will be open Easter weekend on Wednesday, March 23 – Saturday, March 26 from 10am – 4pm. We will be CLOSED on Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016. If you have any questions, please call (336) 996-7922.
Jule Körner’s romantic side is evident throughout the historic home. Evidence of Jule’s willingness to buck tradition in favor of romance can be found in the second floor Reception Room. During the Victorian Era public displays of affection were strictly forbidden. To get around this, Jule designed a small alcove behind each fireplace (affectionately called […]
Körner’s Folly is CLOSED Saturday, January 23 and Sunday, January 24, 2016 due to inclement weather. For updates, continue to check here, call our office (336) 996-7922, check our Facebook page, or email firstname.lastname@example.org The puppet show scheduled for Saturday, January 23 has been rescheduled to Saturday, January 30 due to inclement weather. Join us […]
Sadly, it’s now the end of the holiday season at Körner’s Folly. And now, what goes up, must come down. From January 3 – 12, 2016 we have scores of wonderful volunteers taking down all of the Christmas decorations. We highly recommend planning your January tour on or after Wednesday, January 13, 2016 as the […]
Only a few days remaining for a Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly! Holiday Hours: November 27, 2015—January 2, 2016* Wednesdays –Saturdays: 10am – 5pm Sundays: 1-5pm Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve: 10am – 2pm (Last tour tickets sold at 1pm). Christmas Day & New Year’s Day: CLOSED *Körner’s Folly is CLOSED on Sunday, January 3, 2016 Holiday tours last […]
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 – […]