Pope House Museum Tours
- Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
- Venue: Pope House Museum
- Location: Downtown Raleigh
- Address: 511 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, NC 27601
- Times: 9am-2pm
- Admission: Free
As the only African-American house museum in the state of North Carolina, the Pope House offers a glimpse into the life of one of Raleigh’s most intriguing citizens, Dr. Manassa Thomas Pope, who was the only African-American man to run for mayor of a Southern capital in the midst of the Jim Crow Era.
The house features original furnishings to the family and many historical artifacts giving insight into a remarkable man and family.
Tours are by appointment only, must be scheduled at least 30 minutes prior to the tour, and will be limited to a family group or 5 people. Call the City of Raleigh Museum to reserve your tour at 919.996.2220.