Our State Magazine Says: Korner’s Folly is one of the best kept secrets in the Triad!





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Now Booking Spring & Summer Group Tours!





Korner’s Folly and the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden are must-see destinations this spring and summer! Tours are the perfect outing for travel clubs, and a great experience for all ages. Call today to schedule or get more information (336) 996-7922 and ask for Suzanna Ritz, Operations & Programs Manager. Private, guided tours are available for […]

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Happy Birthday, Lincoln! Jule’s Odd Tradition Revived





Happy Birthday, Lincoln! Jule’s Odd Tradition Revived Körner’s Folly may particularly catch your eye this week, while driving down Main St…the house is decorated with red, white, and blue flags in honor of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday on February 12th!   An 1896 article describes an annual tradition at Körner’s Folly, where Jule Körner would hang American flags in honor of […]

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Family-Friendly Summer Adventures





 Historically Fun: Family-Friendly Summer Adventures at Körner’s Folly Körner’s Folly has lots to offer year-round, and especially if you are looking for family-friendly activities this summer. Fun for all ages! Self-Guided Tours with Family Friendly Activities Wednesdays – Saturdays 10am – 4pm Sundays 1pm – 4pm Our tours are the perfect family-friendly outing, and a great […]

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May is Historic Preservation Month





May is Historic Preservation Month: Celebrate at Körner’s Folly Körner’s Folly is a must see destination this spring. Over the past couple of months, the Körner’s Folly Foundation has been busy with three new interior restoration projects.  Stop by this month and check out our progress! Our tours are the perfect family friendly outing, and […]

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Make it a ‘Spectacular Spring’ this April!





Want to put a little ‘spring’ in your step this April? A walk down Main Street in Kernersville is sure to do the trick! This April, pair your tour of Korner’s Folly with a visit to the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (215 South Main Street)and see their Spectacular Spring Tulip Bloom. Enjoy the over 20,000 bulbs […]

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The 12 Days of Christmas at Körner’s Folly





The 12 Days of Christmas at Körner’s Folly In honor of the traditional 12 days of Christmas (and the last 10 days Körner’s Folly is open for holiday tours), we’ve put together 12 Körner’s Folly-themed facts and tour activities. So grab your family and come on in for a tour! The traditional 12 days of […]

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Cupid’s Park Theatre Restored in Honor of 120th Anniversary





2017 is bringing an exciting new restoration project to Historic Körner’s Folly located at 413 South Main Street. In honor of the 120th anniversary of Cupid’s Park Theatre, a local donor has generously given funds to have the theater restored. Work began in early January and was completed February 17, 2017. This restoration project is particularly […]

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Home Grown Arts Festival: Saturday, August 27





Home Grown Arts Festival, Saturday, August 27 (9am – 2pm) Historic Körner’s Folly, 413 South Main Street, will host the 3rd Annual Home Grown Arts Festival Saturday, August 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the North Lawn. The festival will feature a variety of handmade pieces—from crafts to fine art—that will be available for […]

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Interior Restoration Continues!





Main Kitchen Restoration Complete, Sitting Room Up Next The Körner’s Folly Foundation hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, May 19, 2016, to celebrate the completion of the recently restored Main Kitchen at the Körner’s Folly Historic House Museum. The Main Kitchen was used as the primary food preparation area, containing an ice box and pie safe, […]

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