Dorothea Dix Hospital

  • Address: S. Boylan Ave, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh

About

Union troops camped on grounds in 1865. The hospital was authorized in 1849 and named for Dorothea L. Dix, crusader for better care for the mentally ill.

  • About

    Union troops camped on grounds in 1865. The hospital was authorized in 1849 and named for Dorothea L. Dix, crusader for better care for the mentally ill.