Plan a Visit

Visit the museum at 130 Summit Avenue, at the intersection of Summit Avenue and Lindsay Street. Get lost in historical thoughts as you enjoy the garden-like First Presbyterian Church Cemetery and the historic buildings of Mary Lynn Richardson Park.

Greensboro Historical Museum

Greensboro History Museum


First Presbyterian Cemetery at the Greensboro Historical Museum

First Presbyterian Cemetery


Mary Lynn Richardson Park at the Greenbsoro History Museum

Mary Lynn Richardson Park


Map and Directions

Museum Hours

Tuesday through Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday 2 pm – 5 pm
Closed Mondays and City of Greensboro holidays


Admission is FREE


Free parking is available in two adjacent lots:

  • Between the museum entrance and Mary Lynn Richardson Park
  • Across Lindsay Street, next to the veterans’ memorial

Handicapped designated spots are available in both lots and in the bus pull-through in front of the museum entrance.

Additional parking is available in the Church Street and Bellemeade Street parking decks, both about a 5 minute walk from the museum. Decks are free of charge on holidays and weekends. Free and metered on-street parking may also be available nearby on Summit Avenue and Church Street.

While downtown, explore the Greensboro Public Library, the Greensboro Children’s Museum, the Downtown Parks and the art galleries of the Greensboro Cultural Center. Stroll the surrounding blocks to find local shops, restaurants and the International Civil Rights Center & Museum. In the summer, round out your center city visit with a Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball game at First National Bank Field.