is located out in the country
on US Hwy. 258
just 3 & 1/2 miles south of historic
Murfreesboro is Home of Chowan University There are many wonderful examples of beautifully restored homes in the Historcial Distrist , There are several museums including the Jeffcoat Museum filled with historical items .
Click this link to visit Jeffcoat Museum
Murfreesboro also holds the Watermelon Festival in August , complete with a parade , rides , food , and entertainment . Many dealers display their goods . On the last night of the festival , They have a fantastic fireworks show .
Click on this link to see the Watermelon Festival .
Every Christmas , Murfreesboro Historical Association holds their annual Candlelight Tour . This is one not to miss !
Click on this link to see the Christmas Candlelight .
Murfreesboro is approximately 10 miles over the