The historic home in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains where the Nobel Prize-winning author Pearl S. Buck was born in 1892. It has been restored and refurnished and is open to the public from Memorial Day through October.With our online itinerary creator, Hillsboro attractions like Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum reviews
We were the only visitors when we arrived on a weekday morning. Our tour lasted two hours and was incredibly detailed. This might have been appropriate for dedicated fans of the famed author, but... more »
Was a privilege to visit the birthplace of the first woman to win both the Pulitzer and the Nobel prize for literature for her book "The Good Earth". Also a movie. The home is very well preserved..... more »
Very interesting. The guide was well informed. Well maintained
Most people don't know who pearl s buck is much less why visit her birthplace I grew up with this in my backyard. Hillsboro is wonderful quaint small-town some place to visit if you want to get away from it all.
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