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Museum Offers Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle Film Screenings

Posted December 30, 2015 at 12:18 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

Wilmington, N.C. — In the more than 50 years since the 1963 March on Washington For Jobs and Freedom, the Civil Rights movement has helped transform U.S. society. Explore the … Read More »


Museum Awarded Landfall Foundation Grant

Posted December 15, 2015 at 8:59 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  Cape Fear Museum is proud to announce the award of a $3,600 grant from the Landfall Foundation. Funds will be used to purchase nature-related play materials and … Read More »


Museum Offers Family Programs During Holiday Break

Posted December 10, 2015 at 12:35 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  Need something for kids to do while on holiday break from school? Bring them to Cape Fear Museum to become an “ologist!” Explore the science behind cool … Read More »


Museum Wins Exhibit Awards

Posted November 28, 2015 at 10:12 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  Cape Fear Museum has won two exhibit awards, a 2015 Albert Ray Newsome Award from the Federation of North Carolina Historical Societies for the exhibit Reflections in … Read More »


Museum to Hold Race in the Media Community Conversation

Posted November 13, 2015 at 10:59 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  In the 1950s and 1960s, although the Black press was an important part of the Civil Rights movement, mainstream press outlets often depicted African Americans in a … Read More »


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