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Museum Welcomes New Staff

Posted November 8, 2017 at 10:15 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is pleased to welcome Kate Baillon as its manager of collections and exhibits. Baillon, who relocated to Wilmington from Charlotte, … Read More »


Traveling Exhibition Tells a Story of Liberty and the American Experience

Posted October 14, 2017 at 4:15 pm     Category: NewsMuseum

Wilmington, N.C. –Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863, and the March on Washington, 1963, a traveling exhibition opening at Cape Fear Museum on November 5, 2017 examines the relationship between … Read More »


Photographs by Hugh Morton: An Uncommon Retrospective

Posted September 25, 2017 at 10:16 am     Category: NewsMuseum

Wilmington, N.C. — See North Carolina through the eyes of Wilmington-born photographer Hugh MacRae Morton (1921-2006). His captivating images will be featured in the traveling exhibit Photographs by Hugh Morton: An Uncommon … Read More »


N.C. Shell Show Celebrates Natural Treasures

Posted August 31, 2017 at 9:22 am     Category: NewsMuseum

WILMINGTON, N.C. – The state’s 42nd annual gathering of shell collectors, exhibitors and enthusiasts returns to Cape Fear Museum of History and Science October 14 and 15, 2017. The 2017 … Read More »


Cape Fear Museum Joins Smithsonian magazine’s 13th Annual Museum Day Live!

Posted August 31, 2017 at 8:56 am     Category: NewsMuseum

Free Admission on September 23, 2017, with a Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket Wilmington, NC — Cape Fear Museum will open its doors free of charge on Saturday September 23, … Read More »


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