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Please note that listings are as current as we can make them, and links, when available, may have become obsolete or could have been changed without our knowledge. Please report any broken links or knowledge of newly-created websites to the NCMC webmaster. The North Carolina Museums Council has not reviewed all of the sites in the Find a Museum function, and is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages or other links supplied here. Your linking to any off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk.



Aberdeen Malcolm Blue Farm and Museum

Ahoskie Ahoskie Museum

Albemarle Morrow Mountain State Park
Stanly County Museum, Freeman-Marks House, I.W. Snuggs House

Angier Angier Depot, Williams Grove School
  Coats Country Museum

Asheboro North Carolina Aviation Museum, North Carolina Aviation Hall of Fame
North Carolina Zoo

Asheville Asheville Area Arts Council Front Gallery
Asheville Art Museum
Biltmore Estate
Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center
Colburn Earth Sciences Museum
The Health Adventure
North Carolina Arboretum
North Carolina Homespun Museum
Presbyterian Heritage Center
Smith-McDowell House Museum
South Appalachian Radio Museum, Asheville-Buncombe T.C.
Southern Highland Craft Guild Folk Art Center
Western North Carolina Nature Center
Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site
YMI Cultural Center

Atlantic Beach Fort Macon State Park
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Aurora Aurora Fossil Museum

Badin Badin Historic Museum

Bahama Historic Stagville

Bath Historic Bath State Historic Site

Bailey Country Doctor Museum

Bald Head Island Old Baldy Lighthouse and Smith Island Museum

Bayboro Pamlico County Historical Association Museum

Beaufort Beaufort Historical Association Complex
North Carolina Maritime Museum

Belhaven Belhaven Memorial Museum

Belmont Belmont Historical Society
Piedmont Carolinas Railroad Museum
Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens

Benson Benson Museum of Local History

Beulaville Tarkil Branch Farms Homestead Museum

Black Mountain Old Depot Association & Gallery
Swannanoa Valley Museum

Bladenboro Bladenboro Museum, Bladenboro Historical Society, Inc.

Blowing Rock Mystery Hill and Native American Artifacts Museum, Appalachian Heritage Museum in the Dougherty House
  Blowing Rock Art & History Museum

Bonsal NC Railroad Museum & New Hope Valley Railway

Boone Appalachian Cultural Museum, Appalachian State University
Children's Playhouse, The
Hickory Ridge Homestead, Southern Appalachian Historical Association
Catherine Smith Gallery, Appalachian State University
Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Appalachian State University

Brevard Allison-Deaver House, Transylvania County Historical Society
Sims Art Center
Transylvania Heritage Museum

Bryson City Smoky Mountain Trains

Buies Creek Lundy-Fetterman Museum & Exhibit Hall, Campbell University

Burgaw Pender County Museum

Burlington Alamance Battleground State Historic Site
Alamance County Historical Museum
Burlington Artist League Gallery
Cedarock Historical Farm
Textile Heritage Museum

Burnsville Mount Mitchell State Park
Yancey History Association, McElroy House - Rush Wray Museum

Camden Camden County Heritage Museum

Canton Canton Area Historical Museum

Carrboro Carrboro Arts Center

Carthage Carthage Museum

Cashiers Cashiers Historical Society, Zachary-Tolbert House Museum

Catawba Murray's Mill Historic District, Catawba County Historical Assoc.

Chadbourn Chadbourn Depot Museum

Chapel Hill Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
John and June Allcott Gallery, Hanes Art Center, UNC-Chapel Hill
Carolina Union Activities Board, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill Museum
Chapel Hill Preservation Society
Herbarium, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Kidzu Children's Museum
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina Botanical Garden, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina Collection Gallery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Patterson's Mill Country Store & Museum
Dean E. Smith Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Charlotte Afro-American Cultural Center
Carolinas Aviation Museum
Charlotte At Play
Charlotte Museum of History, Hezekiah Alexander Homesite
Charlotte Nature Museum
Charlotte Regional History Consortium
Charlotte Trolley Museum
Discovery Place, Inc.
Hendrick Motorsports Museum
Levine Museum of the New South
The Light Factory
McColl Center for Visual Art, earlier Tryon Center for Visual Art
Mint Museum of Art
Mint Museum of Craft and Design
Historic Rosedale Plantation
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Rowe and Cone Center Galleries
Wing Haven Gardens & Bird Sanctuary

Cherokee Mountain Farm Museum, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Oconaluftee Indian Village, Cherokee Historical Association

Cherryville C. Grier Beam Truck Museum
Cherryville Historical Museum

Clayton Clemmons Educational State Forest, North Carolina Forest Service

Clinton Sampson County History Museum, Inc.
Dr. Victor R. Small Cultural Arts Center, Sampson County Arts Council

Coats Coats Museum

Colerain Museum of Colerain, Inc.

Columbia Columbia Theater Cultural Resource Center, Partnership for the Sounds
Pocosin Arts

Concord Backing Up Classics Motorcar Museum
Sam Bass Gallery
Historic Bost Grist Mill, LLC
Catawba County Firefighter's Museum
Concord Museum, Inc.

Conover Catawba County Firefighter's Museum

Cooleemee Cooleemee Textile Heritage Center

Corolla Currituck Beach Lighthouse Compound
Whalehead Club

Creedmoor Museum of American Pottery, Cedar Creek Pottery and Gallery

Creswell Somerset Place State Historic Site

Cullowhee Chelsea Gallery of the A.K. Hinds University Center
Craft Revival, Hunter Library, WCU
Fine Art Museum, Western Carolina University
Mountain Heritage Center, Western Carolina University

Currie Moores Creek National Battlefield

Dallas Gaston County Museum of Art and History

Danbury Wilson Fulton House, Stokes County Historical Society
  Hanging Rock State Park

Davidson Van Every and Smith Galleries, Davidson College

Dunn Averasboro Civil War Battlefield & Museum
  Howard House, Woman's Club of Dunn
  General William C. Lee Airborne Museum

Durham Bennett Place State Historic Site
Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University
Duke Homestead State Historic Site
Duke University Medical Center History of Medicine Collections
Durham Arts Council
Hayti Heritage Center
Hugh Mangum Museum of Photography, McCown-Mangum House, Packhouse
Modern Museum
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
North Carolina Central University Museum of Art
North Carolina Museum of Life and Science
Rosenzweig Gallery, Jewish Heritage Foundation of NC
Touchable Art Gallery, Duke University Eye Center
Tuba Exchange
West Point on the Eno

Eden Eden Historical Museum

Edenton Barker House, Edenton Historical Commission
Historic Edenton State Historic Site

Elizabeth City Museum of the Albemarle, North Carolina Museum of History
  Port Discover

Elkin Foothills Arts Council, Art Collection and Victorian House Museum, Elkin Historic Collection
Richard Gwyn Museum

Ellerbe Rankin Museum of American Heritage

Engelhard Octagon House Restoration

Erwin Erwin Historical Society History Room

Fair Bluff Fair Bluff Depot Museum

Faison Buckner Hill Plantation

Farmville Farmville Fire Museum, Farmville Fire Department
  May Museum and Park

Fayetteville Airborne and Special Operations Museum
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, Carter-McCauley-Snider Farmhouse
Fascinate-U Children's Museum
Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
Fayetteville Museum of Art
Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex, North Carolina Museum of History

Ferguson Whippoorwill Academy and Village

Flat Rock Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site

Fontana Dam Graham County Museum of Prehistoric Relics, The Hike Inn

Fontana Village Gunter Cabin and Museum

Forest City Maimy Etta Black Fine Arts Museum and Historical Society
Rutherford County Farm Museum

Fort Bragg 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum
John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Museum

Four Oaks Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site

Franklin Gem & Mineral Museum, Old Jail
  Macon County Historical Museum
Ruby City Gems
Scottish Tartans Museum

Fremont Governor Charles B. Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site
Fremont Heritage Museum

Frisco Frisco Native American Museum and Natural History Center

Garner Garner Station Historical Museum

Gastonia American Military Museum of Gastonia
Schiele Museum of Natural History

Gold Hill Gold Hill Mines Historic Park

Goldsboro Wayne County Historical Assocation Museum
Waynesborough Historic Village, Old Waynesborough Commission

Graham Alamance County Arts Council, Captain James White and Emma Holt White
  Graham Historical Museum, Graham Historical Society

Greensboro ArtQuest, Greensboro
  African American Atelier Inc., Greensboro Cultural Center
Blandwood Mansion, Preservation Greensboro, Inc.
Brock Historical Museum, Greensboro College
David Caldwell Historical Park
Irene Cullis Gallery, Greensboro College
Elsewhere Artist Collaborative
Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro Cultural Center
Greensboro Children's Museum
Greensboro Historical Museum
Guilford College Art Gallery
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
Guilford Native American Art Gallery, Greensboro Cultural Center
International Civil Rights Center and Museum, Sit-in Movement, Inc.
Jamestown School, Old Jamestown School Association, Inc.
Natural Science Center of Greensboro
Mattye Reed African Heritage Center, North Carolina A&T University
Tannenbaum Historic Park, Colonial Heritage Center/Hoskins House
H.C. Taylor Art Gallery, North Carolina A&T University
Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greenville East Carolina Village of Yesteryear
Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University
Greenville Museum of Art
Walter L. Stasavich Science and Nature Center

Grifton Grifton Historical Museum

Grover Presidential Culinary Museum

Halifax Halifax County Agricultural Museum, A.G. Rosenwald School
  Historic Halifax State Historic Site

Hamilton Fort Branch Civil War Site

Hamlet Hamlet Depot & Musuems

Harkers Island Cape Lookout National Seashore
Core Sound Waterfowl Museum

Hatteras Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

Haw River Haw River Town Museum

Hayesville Old County Jail Museum, Clay County Historical & Arts Council

Henderson Vance County Historical Museum

Hendersonville Arts Center of Henderson County
Fifth Avenue Mask Museum
Hand On!
Historic Johnson Farm
Mineral and Lapidary Museum of Henderson County, Inc.
Mountain Farm and Home Museum, Inc.
Western North Carolina Air Museum

Hertford Newbold-White House Historic Site, Perquimans County Restoration Association
  Perquimans Village

Hickory Catawba Science Center
Catawba Valley Furniture Museum
Harper House, Catawba County Historical Association
Hickory Museum of Art
Maple Grove, Hickory Landmarks Society
J. Summie Propst House, Hickory Landmarks Society

Hiddenite Hiddenite Center Inc.

High Point Rosetta C. Baldwin African American Museum
High Point Museum and Historical Park
Museum of Old Domestic Life
Angela Peterson Doll and Miniature Museum
Piedmont Environmental Center
Theatre Art Galleries

Highlands The Bascom
Highlands Nature Center, Highlands Biological Station
Museum of American Cut & Engraved Glass

Hillsborough Ayr Mount
Burwell School Historic Site, Historic Hillsborough Commission
Alexander Dickson House, Alliance for Historic Hillsborough
Occaneechi Indian Village
Orange County Historical Museum

Hudson Hudson Depot Museum

Huntersville Carolina Raptor Center
  Discovery Place KIDS
Historic Latta Plantation
Historic Rural Hill Farm/Center of Scottish Heritage
Hugh Torance House and Store

Jackson Northampton County Museum, Inc.

Jacksonville Marine Corps Museum of the Carolinas (opening 2008)
Montford Point Marine Museum
Pelletier House, Onslow County Historical Society, Inc.

Jamestown Jamestown School, Old Jamestown School Association
McCulloch Gold Mill
Mendenhall Plantation

Jefferson Museum of Ashe County History

Kannapolis Cannon Village Visitor Center
Fieldcrest Cannon Textile Museum & Exhibition
G I House Museum, Kannapolis History Associates

Kenansville Cowan Museum
Liberty Hall Restoration

Kenly Boyette Slave House and Schoolhouse
Tobacco Farm Life Museum

Kernersville Körner's Folly

Kill Devil Hills Wright Brothers National Memorial

Kings Mountain Crowders Mountain State Park
Kings Mountain Historical Fire Museum & Early American History Farm
Kings Mountain Historical Museum

Kinston Caswell Center Museum
Caswell No. 1 Fire Station Museum
Community Council for the Arts
CSS Neuse State Historic Site, Governor Richard Caswell Memorial
Harmony Hall, Lenoir County Historical Association
Neuseway Planetarium, Science and Health Museum

Kipling Harnett County Indian Museum

Kure Beach Fort Fisher State Historic Site
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
North Carolina Military History Museum

Lake Junaluska World Methodist Museum

Lake Waccamaw Lake Waccamaw Depot Museum

Laurel Springs Brinegar Cabin, Blue Ridge Parkway

Laurinburg John Blue Historic Complex, Scotland County Historic Properties Commission
Indian Museum of the Carolinas
Terry Sanford House, Scotland County Literacy Council
Vardell Gallery, St. Andrews Presbyterian College

Lawndale Lawndale Museum & Metcalfe Station, Lawndale Hist. Society

Lenoir Caldwell Arts Council
Caldwell Heritage Museum
Fort Defiance, Inc.

Lexington Davidson County Historical Museum
Davidson County Museum of Art

Lillington Hammerstone Scout Museum

Lincolnton Lincoln County Museum of History

Little Switzerland North Carolina Mining Museum

Louisburg Elizabeth Tiel Faulkner Gallery, Louisburg College
Person Place Preservation Society, Inc.

Lucama Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park

Lumberton Humphrey-Williams-Smith Plantation
Robeson County History Museum
Robeson Planetarium/Science Center

Manteo Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Elizabeth II State Historic Site, Roanoke Island Festival Park
Fort Raleigh National Historic Site
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
North Carolina Maritime Museum on Roanoke Island

Marion Historic Carson House

Mars Hill Rural Life Museum, Mars Hill College

Matthews Matthew Reid House, Matthews Historical Foundation

Maxton Maxton Museum, Maxton Historical Society

Mebane Mebane Historical Museum, Mebane Historical Society

Merry Hill Mount Gould Museum
Tuscarora Indian Museum

Midland Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

Milton Thomas Day House, Union Tavern Restoration, Inc.

Mint Hill Mint Hill Country Doctor's Museum, Ira V. Ferguson Country Store

Mooresville Memory Lane Motorsports & Historical Automotive Museum
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame

Morehead City The History Place, Carteret County Historical Society

Morganton Burke Arts Council, Jailhouse Gallery
  Senator Sam J. Ervin, Jr. Library & Museum
  The History Museum of Burke County
Morganton 1916 Railway Depot
North Carolina School for the Deaf Historical Museum
Old Burke County Courthouse and Heritage Museum
Quaker Meadows Plantation, Historic Burke Foundation

Mountain Home Emergency Services Museum (opening date to be determined)

Mount Airy Edwards-Franklin House, Surry County Historical Society
William Alfred Moore House, Mount Airy Restoration Foundation
Mount Airy Museum of Regional History
Gertrude Smith House

Mount Gilead Mount Gilead Museum
Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site

Mount Pleasant Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society Museum

Murfreesboro Green Hall Gallery at Chowan College
Brady C. Jefcoat Museum of Americana, Historic Murfreesboro
Murfreesboro Historical Association

Murphy Cherokee County Historical Museum

New Bern Attmore-Oliver House Museum, New Bern Historical Society
Bellair Plantation and Restoration
Craven Arts Council and Gallery
New Bern Fireman's Museum
Tryon Palace Historic Sites and Gardens

Newland Avery County Historical Museum

Newton Catawba County Museum of History, Catawba County Historical Association

Norlina Norlina Train Museum

Oakboro Oakboro Regional Museum of History

Oak Ridge Old Mill of Guilford

Ocean Isle Museum of Coastal Carolina at Ocean Isle Beach, Ingram Planetarium

Ocracoke David Williams House, Ocracoke Preservation Society, Inc.

Old Fort Grant's Museum of Indian Artifacts
Mountain Gateway Museum, North Carolina Museum of History
Old Fort Railroad Museum

Oriental Oriental N.C. History Museum

Oxford Granville County Museum and Harris Hall  

Pantego Pantego Academy Historical Museum

Pembroke Museum of the Native American Resource Center

Penland Penland School of Crafts Gallery

Pikeville Northern Wayne Heritage Museum, North Carolina Cotton Museum

Pinebluff Kelly's Classic Auto Museum

Pineville President James K. Polk State Historic Site

Pink Hill Wilbur A. Tyndall Tractor Museum

Pinnacle Horne Creek Living Historical Farm

Pisgah Forest Cradle of Forestry in America Historic Site, Forest Discovery Center

Pittsboro Chatham County Museum, Chatham County Historical Association

Plymouth Port-O-Plymouth Civil War Museum

Pollocksville Foscue Plantation House

Raeford Mill Prong House

Raleigh African American Cultural Center
African American Cultural Complex
ARTS North Carolina, Inc.
Contemporary Art Museum
Gregg Museum of Art & Design, North Carolina State University
Marilyn J. Harrison Gallery, United Arts Council of Raleigh & Wake County
Haywood Hall Museum House
Joel Lane Museum House
Historic Latta House
Marbles Kids Museum
Mordecai Historic Park, City of Raleigh
North Carolina Arts Council
North Carolina Museum of Art
North Carolina Museum of History
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
North Carolina State Capitol
Historic Oak View County Park
Pope House Museum
Ray Price Legends of Harley Drag Racing Museum
Raleigh City Museum
J C Raulston Arboretum, North Carolina State University
Spring Hill/Hunter House, Dorothea Dix Hospital
Historic Yates Mill County Park, Wake County Parks Recreation and Open Space

Randleman Richard Petty Museum
St. Paul Museum, North Randolph Historical Society

Red Springs Red Springs Historical Museum, Red Springs Historical Commission

Richlands Onslow County Museum

Roanoke Rapids Roanoke Canal Museum & Trail

Robbinsville Junaluska Memorial & Museum

Robersonville St. James Place

Rockingham Discovery Place KIDS, Rockingham, NC
  Leak-Wall House & Garden, Richmond County Historical Society, Inc.

Rocky Mount Four Sisters Gallery, North Carolina Wesleyan College
Mims Gallery, North Carolina Wesleyan College
Rocky Mount Arts Center
Rocky Mount Children's Museum & Science Center
Stonewall Manor

Rodanthe Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station

Roxboro Person County Museum of History

Rutherfordton Green River Plantation
KidSenses Children's InterACTIVE Museum

Salisbury Grimes Mill, Historic Salisbury Foundation
Dr. Josephus W. Hall House Museum, Historic Salisbury Foundation
Horizons Unlimited
National Sportscasters & Sportswriters Hall of Fame
Rowan Museum, Inc.
1908 Salisbury Railway Passenger Station, Historic Salisbury Foundation
Waterworks Visual Arts Center

Sanford House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site
Railroad House Historical Association

Seagrove North Carolina Pottery Center

Sedalia Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum, Historic Palmer Memorial Institute

Seven Springs Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

Shelby Cleveland County Arts Council
Earl Scruggs Center
International Lineman's Museum & Hall of Fame

Smithfield Ava Gardner Museum
Johnston County Heritage Center

Snow Camp Snow Camp Historical Drama Society, Inc.

Snow Hill Greene County Museum of Art and History

South Mills Dismal Swamp Canal Visitor Center

Southern Pines Arts Council of Moore County
North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, James Boyd House
Shaw House Properties, Moore County Historical Association, Inc.
Weymouth Woods, Sandhill Nature Preserve

Southport North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport
 Southport Historical Society  

Sparta Sparta Teapot Museum

Spencer North Carolina Transportation Museum, at Historic Spencer Shops

Spring Hope Spring Hope Historical Museum

Spruce Pine Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Sunny Brook Store

Stanley Brevard Station Museum

Statesville Fort Dobbs State Historic Site
Iredell Museums, Inc.
Zebulon Vance House

Swan Quarter Mattamuskeet Lodge, Lake Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge

Tabor City H.W. Carter Museum, Tabor-Loris Tribune
  1870 Mount Tabor Schoolhouse & Depot Museum

Tarboro Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council, Blount-Bridgers House, Hobson Pittman Memorial Gallery, Pender Museum

Thomasville Mitchell House, Baptist Children's Home

Topsail Beach Topsail Island Museum, Missiles and More

Trinity Trinity Historical Society Museum

Troy Roller Mill Museum, Montgomery County Historical Society

Tryon Polk County Historical Museum
The Upstairs Gallery

Valdese Waldensian Museum

Vaughan Buck Spring Plantation

Wadesboro Boggan-Hammond House / Alexander Little Wing, Anson County Historical Society
  Ashe-Covington Medical Museum, Anson County Historical Society
  Tom Little Museum, Anson County Historical Society

Wagram Temperance Hall & John Charles McNeill House, Richmond Temperance & Literary Society

Wake Forest Wake Forest Birthplace Museum, Calvin Jones House

Warsaw Duplin County Veterans Memorial Museum, Historic L.P. Best House

Washington Beaufort County Arts Council
Goose Creek State Park
North Carolina Estuarium, Partnership for the Sounds

Waxhaw JAARS Museum of the Alphabet
Andrew Jackson Memorial, Museum of the Waxhaws
Jesse James Historical Society

Waynesville Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts, Shelton House
  Red Barn Mountain Museum

Weaverville Dry Ridge Museum, Weaverville Library
Governor Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace State Historic Site

Welcome Richard Childress Racing Museum

Wentworth Wright Tavern, Rockingham County Historical Society, Inc.

West Jefferson Ashe Arts Center

White Lake North Carolina FFA Center Museum, NC Future Farmers of America

White Oak Harmony Hall Plantation, Bladen County Historical Society

Whiteville North Carolina Museum of Forestry

Wilkesboro Wilkes Heritage Museum/Old Wilkes Jail/Robert Cleveland Log House
Wilkes Art Gallery

Willard Penderlea Homestead Museum

Williamston Asa Biggs House, Martin County Historical Society

Wilmington Battleship North Carolina
Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design Arts
Burnett-Eaton Museum Foundation
Burgwin-Wright House
Louise Wells Cameron Art Museum, earlier St. John's Museum of Art
Cape Fear Museum
The Children's Museum of Wilmington
Latimer House Museum, Lower Cape Fear Historical Society
Museum of World Cultures, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Poplar Grove Historic Plantation
Wilmington Railroad Museum

Wilson Barton College Galleries
Oliver Nestus Freeman Round House Museum
Imagination Station Science Museum
Wilson Arts Center and Boykin Center, Arts Council of Wilson

Windsor Hope Plantation, King-Bazemore House, and Samuel Cox House, Historic Hope Foundation
Roanoke-Cashie River Center, Partnership for the Sounds

Wingate Jesse Helms Center Foundation

Winnabow Brunswick Town State Historic Site, Fort Anderson
  Orton Plantation Gardens

Winston-Salem Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, Inc.
Historic Bethabara Park
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
Delta Fine Arts Center
Diggs Gallery, Winston-Salem State University
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA)
New Winston Museum
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
Salem Fine Arts Center Gallery, Salem College
Sawtooth Center for Visual Art
Scales Fine Arts Center, Wake Forest University
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA)

Winterville Winterville Historical and Arts Museum

Winton C. S. Brown Cultural Arts Center
Winton Century Post Office Museum

Wrightsville Beach Wrightsville Beach Museum

Yadkinville Charles Bruce Davis Museum of Art, History and Science, Inc.
Tulbert House, Yadkin County Historical Society
Yadkin Arts Council

Yanceyville Richmond-Miles Museum, Gatewood House


News and Resources

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The January 29th deadline for submitting Award Nominations is quickly approaching.   This is your chance to recognize, encourage, and promote excellence and professionalism within the North Carolina museum community. Please consider submitting a nomination or encouraging a colleague or friend to do so.

The American Association for State and Local History bestows annual awards to encourage excellence in the collection, preservation, and interpretation of state and local history. AASLH encourages all size institutions to apply, and to self-nominate. The awards recognize excellence for projects (including civic engagement, exhibits, multimedia, publications, public programming, and special projects) and individual achievement. All accomplishments occurring since October 1, 2014, are eligible. Submission deadline is MARCH 1, 2015.   Visit for more information. Have questions or need help with your nomination? Contact NC state representative RaeLana Poteat at or 919-807-7960.

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