A flat bed truck transporting a historic building through the streets.

Image courtesy of Capital Area Preservation, Inc.

Portraits of a Park

50th Anniversary of Mordecai Historic Park

Check out a new exhibit, opening April 16th, highlighting Mordecai Historic Park's creation in 1972 and its past 50 years as a public park! See photos and newspaper clippings outlining the park's development over the years, from the initial plans for the park in the 1960s to changes in programming and the park's footprint throughout the decades. After exploring the site's history, share your own thoughts on what you would like to see at the park in the future at the end of the exhibit!

This exhibit will be located inside the Mordecai Historic Park Visitor Center and will be free and open to the public. Please call (919) 996-4364 for more information.




Mordecai Historic Park
1101 Wake Forest Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27604

(919) 996-4364

Mordecai Historic Park