Historic Oakwood Description
Historic Oakwood is Downtown Raleigh's only surviving nineteenth century neighborhood. Historic Oakwood features homes of several different styles including Victorian, Neo-Classical, Craftsman, Greek Revival, and Queen Anne. There are many beautiful gardens in the Historic Oakwood area and the Oakwood Garden Club sponsors a popular annual Garden Tour and Victorian Tea. Triangle-area residents have another chance to tour Historic Oakwood homes each December during the Historic Oakwood Candlelight Tour. Historic Oakwood features many homes that have been beautifully restored to their original splendor.