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Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

980-314-1000

​Latta Place


Latta Place is currently closed to the public, while staff and community partners are in the process of reimagining and revisiting operations in order to ensure activities and events at the site are historically accurate and inclusive.  Please review our new mission statement below.

Latta Place
Truth – Transparency – Compassion –Transformation – Unity

We believe it is our duty to tell the truth. We resolve to practice transparency in all that we do. 
We are dedicated to providing:

- A transformational and engaging experience featuring holistic storytelling filled with truth and empathy.
- An educational experience, giving voice to a multitude of historical perspectives.
- A bridge between the past and present through historical interpretation.
- An essential resource to the residents of the greater Charlotte/Mecklenburg community and beyond.
- A visit that inspires self-examination and application of knowledge.
- A hub for the promotion of historical research and peer-reviewed scholarship.
- A welcome to all visitors with the intent of fostering dignity, while respecting the natural environment in which Latta Place is located.



Documents & Resources

Board Update - February 16
Open Letter From County Manager Dena R. Diorio
Initial Interpretive Master Plan Recommendations Dec. 2022
Initial Interpretive Master Plan Recommendations Presentation Dec. 2022


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Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

980-314-1000