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10th Annual Star Party

Posted April 11, 2022 at 1:39 pm

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Join Cape Fear Museum of History & Science, Carolina Beach State Park, Cape Fear Astronomical Society and many other community partners for a fun-filled evening … Read More »


Tech Giants Reunite at Cape Fear Museum for Experience STEM-ILM 2.0

Posted March 10, 2022 at 10:01 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is inviting the community to Experience STEM-ILM 2.0 presented by nCino, an evening to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math on Thursday, … Read More »


Museum Leaps into Science with Family Day Event

Posted February 22, 2022 at 1:53 pm

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Join Cape Fear Museum of History and Science for Leap into Science Family Day on Saturday, February 26, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. … Read More »


Cape Fear Museum Creates Online Photograph Collections Database

Posted January 13, 2022 at 10:17 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science and Rediscovery Software have worked together to make the Museum’s photographic collection and archive available for viewing online … Read More »


Museum Opens MacMillan Painting Exhibit on Veteran’s Day

Posted November 8, 2021 at 9:10 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. — Cape Fear Museum of History and Science announces the opening of MacMillan: Artist as Soldier, a new exhibition featuring over 50 paintings and illustrations. The … Read More »


International Observe the Moon Night at Cape Fear Museum

Posted October 7, 2021 at 9:43 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Join Cape Fear Museum of History and Science for International Observe the Moon Night on Saturday, October 16, 2021, from 6 to 8 p.m. International … Read More »


CAPE FEAR MUSEUM JOINS SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE’S 17TH ANNUAL MUSEUM DAY

Posted September 9, 2021 at 9:26 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. — Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday September 18, 2021 … Read More »


Discover the Sun, Earth, Universe exhibition at Cape Fear Museum!

Posted July 26, 2021 at 10:36 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science announces the opening of Sun, Earth, Universe, an engaging and interactive museum exhibition about Earth and space science. … Read More »


Museum Opens Traveling Display About the The Green Book in North Carolina

Posted July 1, 2021 at 11:42 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is opening a new traveling panel display about African Americans’ travel experience during the era of legal racial … Read More »


Museum Opens Traveling Exhibition About the Science Behind Sports

Posted June 10, 2021 at 9:57 am

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – How fast is your fastball? Do different floor surfaces affect your performance? How do you make a perfect bounce pass? These questions and many more … Read More »


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