Introduction to Archdale, North Carolina
The area was originally home to a large number of Quakers. It was then known as Bush Hill. The community was later renamed Archdale in honor of early Quaker governor, John Archdale. It was officially incorporated in July of 1969.
Archdale and nearby Attractions
- American Classic Motorcycle Museum
- Reynolda House
- Morrow Mountain State Park
- North Carolina Zoo
- Greensboro Arboretum
Things To Do In Archdale
Neabry museums and historical sites include the John Deere Vintage Tractor Museum, the Museum of Old Domestic Life, the Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, Historic Bethabara Park and the Reynolda House. Swimming, fishing, hiking, boating and picnicking opportunities are all available at Morrow Mountain State Park. Emerald Pointe Water Park, the Greensboro Arboretum and the North Carolina Zoo are some of the other popular attractions in the area.
Piedmont Triad International is the closest major airport.
Archdale Higher Education
Nearby colleges include High Point University, Guilford Technical Community College, John Wesley College and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.