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Fresh Faces at Cape Fear Museum

Posted October 27, 2015 at 3:33 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

Wilmington, N.C. – New Hanover County’s Cape Fear Museum is excited to welcome two new staff. Heather Yenco joined the collection team as its new registrar in September 2015 and … Read More »


Nationally Touring Civil Rights Exhibition Opens November 8, 2015

Posted October 19, 2015 at 12:28 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

“…we had averted our eyes for far too long, turning away from the ugly reality facing us as a nation. Let the world see what I’ve seen.” – Mamie Till … Read More »


Museum Set to Open New Park in September

Posted September 17, 2015 at 4:55 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  After two years of planning and much anticipation, New Hanover County Cape Fear Museum is set to open Friday, September 25, 2015. Located at the corner of … Read More »


Museum Offers Free Educator Workshops

Posted September 3, 2015 at 9:31 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  Teachers, homeschool educators, and youth group leaders – are you looking for quality professional development experiences this fall? Cape Fear Museum is pleased to offer free educator … Read More »


Museum Awarded Community Foundation Grant

Posted August 24, 2015 at 9:59 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. –  Cape Fear Museum is proud to announce the award of a $1,915 grant from the Suzanne and George Taylor Endowment Fund, an endowment held with the New … Read More »


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