Ada Jenkins School House and Heritage Hall

Ada Jenkins School House and Heritage Hall


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  • Hours - Monday- Friday 9AM-5PM


  • 212 Gamble Street

    Davidson,   NC   28036


After a fire in the early 1920s destroyed her school, principal Ada Jenkins worked to raise money to build a new school, which became the first school for colored children in Davidson. This school is now the main building of the Ada Jenkins Center.

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212 Gamble Street
Davidson NC 28036


Latitude: 35° 29' 56.4" / Longitude: -80° 51' 12.2394"

Special Directions:

Exit 30 off I-77. Turn east onto Griffith Street. Turn right onto Sloan Street. Turn left onto Gamble Street. The center will be on the right.

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