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Alamance

Alamance Battleground State Historic Site

Alamance History Free, donations accepted

5803 NC 62 South
Burlington, NC 27215

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Alamance County Arts Council

Alamance Cultural

213 South Main Street
Graham, NC 27253

Hours: Monday - Saturday 9am - 5pm

Alamance County Historical Museum

Alamance History

4777 South NC Highway 62
Burlington, NC 27215

Hours: Tuesday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Saturday 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Burlington Artist League Gallery

Alamance no

2399-B Corporation Parkway
Burlington, NC 27215

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 12-5; Sunday, 1-5

Cedarock Historical Farm

Alamance

4242 Cedarock Park Road
Burlington, NC 27215

Children's Museum of Alamance County

Alamance For Kids $5 12 mos and up

217 South Main St.
Graham, NC 27253

Hours: Tues-Fri: 10a-4p | Sat: 10a-5p | Sunday: 1-5p

Graham Historical Museum

Alamance

135 West Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253

Haw River Town Museum

Alamance

201 East Main Street
Haw River, NC 27258

Mebane Historical Museum

Alamance

5th Street Community Center
Mebane, NC 27302

Snow Camp Historical Drama Society, Inc.

Alamance yes

1 Drama Road
Snow Camp, NC 27349

Hours: Late June-August: see website for schedule

Textile Heritage Museum

Alamance FREE. Donations Accepted.

Glencoe St & River Road
Burlington, NC 27215

Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 1-4

Alexander

Hiddenite Center Inc.

Alexander yes

316 Church Street
Hiddenite, NC 28636

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-4:30

Alleghany

Alleghany Historical Geneological Society

Alleghany Cultural Free

7 North Main St.
Sparta, NC 28675

Hours: 10am-5pm, Thurs., Fri., Sat.

Brinegar Cabin

Alleghany

Milepost 238.5 Blue Ridge Parkway
Laurel Springs, NC 28664

Anson

Anson County Historical Society, Inc.

Anson

206 East Wade Street
Wadesboro, NC 28170

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-4

Ashe-Covington Medical Museum

Anson FREE. Donations Accepted.

127 East Wade St
Wadesboro, NC 28170

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-4

Tom Little Museum

Anson FREE. Donations Accepted.

116 East Wade St
Wadesboro, NC 28170

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-4

Ashe

Ashe Arts Center

Ashe

303 School Avenue
West Jefferson, NC 28694

Hours: April-December: Monday-Friday, 9-4, Saturday 10-4

Museum of Ashe County History

Ashe History

301 East Main Street
Jefferson, NC 28640

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm April-December ; Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4pm January-March

Avery

Avery County Historical Museum

Avery

Old Avery County Jail
1829 Shultz Circle Newland, NC 28657

Sunny Brook Store

Avery no

11018 Highway 19E South
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Beaufort

Aurora Fossil Museum

Beaufort

400 Main Street
Aurora, NC 27806

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-4:30

Beaufort County Arts Council

Beaufort Cultural

108 Gladden Street
Washington, NC 27889

Belhaven Memorial Museum

Beaufort History FREE. Donations Accepted.

211 East Main Street (Business 264)
2nd Floor, Old Bell Haven Town Hall Belhaven, NC 27810

Hours: Thursday-Tuesday 1pm-5pm, closed Wednesday

Goose Creek State Park

Beaufort

2190 Camp Leach Road
Washington, NC 27889

Historic Bath State Historic Site

Beaufort yes

Route 92
Bath, NC 27808

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; November-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4; closed Monday

North Carolina Estuarium

Beaufort yes

223 East Water Street
Washington, NC 27889

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4

Pantego Academy Historical Museum

Beaufort

46 Academy Street
Pantego, NC 27860

Hours: Sat.-Sun., 2-4, or by appointment

Bertie

Hope Plantation, King-Bazemore House, and Samuel Cox House

Bertie Yes

132 Hope House Road
Windsor, NC 27983

Hours: Open Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day, See Description for full hours.

Mount Gould Museum

Bertie

137 Mt. Gould River Road
Merry Hill, NC 27957

Museum of Colerain, Inc.

Bertie

Winton Street
Colerain, NC 27924

Roanoke-Cashie River Center

Bertie

112 West Water Street
Windsor, NC 27983

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4

Tuscarora Indian Museum

Bertie

Avoca Farms Road
Merry Hill, NC 27957

Bladen

Bladenboro Museum

Bladen

818 South Main Street
Bladenboro, NC 28320

Harmony Hall Plantation

Bladen

1615 River Road
White Oak, NC 28399

Hours: Sunday, 2-4, and by appointment

North Carolina FFA Center Museum

Bladen

1247 NC Hwy 53 East
White Lake, NC 28337

Brunswick

Brunswick Town State Historic Site

Brunswick no

8884 St Philips Road Southeast
Winnabow, NC 28479

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; closed Sunday and Monday

Museum of Coastal Carolina at Ocean Isle Beach

Brunswick yes

21 East Second Street
Ocean Isle, NC 28469

Hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday; Memorial Day to Labor Day, open everyday

North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport

Brunswick

116 North Howe Street
Southport, NC 28461

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5

Old Baldy Foundation

Brunswick 13&up $6, ages 3-12 $3, 2 and under Free

Bald Head, NC

Hours: Tues-Sat 10-4, Sun 11-4

Old Baldy Lighthouse & Smith Island Museum

Brunswick yes

101 Lighthouse Wynd
Bald Head Island, NC 28461

Hours: Summer: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 11-5; Winter: call

Old Jail Museum

Brunswick

Nash and Rhett Streets
Southport, NC 28461

Hours: Call for opening days and hours

Orton Plantation Gardens

Brunswick yes

9149 Orton Road SE
Winnabow, NC 28479

Hours: March-August, 8-6; September-November, 10-5; closed Thanksgiving Day, December-February

Buncombe

Asheville Area Arts Council Front Gallery

Buncombe no

11 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-5; some Saturdays

Asheville Art Museum

Buncombe yes

2 South Pack Square
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: November,-May, Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5, June-October Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5, Sunday, 1-5

Biltmore Estate

Buncombe yes

1 Approach Road
Asheville, NC 28803

Hours: Daily

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

Buncombe

56 Broadway
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, noon-4

Colburn Earth Sciences Museum

Buncombe yes

2 South Pack Square
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 1-5; closed Monday

Dry Ridge Museum

Buncombe

Weaverville Library
41 North Main Street Weaverville, NC 28787

Hours: Historic building

Estes-Winn Antique Automobile Museum

Buncombe yes

111 Grovewood Road
Asheville, NC 28804

Hours: April-December: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5; closed January, February & March

Governor Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace State Historic Site

Buncombe

911 Reems Creek Road
Weaverville, NC 28787

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5; closed Saturday and Sunday

North Carolina Arboretum

Buncombe

100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way
Asheville, NC 28806-9315

Hours: Property open daily: April-October, 8-9; November-March, 8-7

North Carolina Homespun Museum

Buncombe

111 Grovewood Road
Asheville, NC 28804

Hours: April-December: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5

Old Depot Association and Gallery

Buncombe no

207 Sutton Avenue
Black Mountain, NC 28711

Hours: Daily

Smith-McDowell House Museum

Buncombe History $9 Adults, $5 children

283 Victoria Road
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 12-4

Southern Appalachian Radio Museum

Buncombe

Room 315 Elm Building
Asheville-Buncombe Technical College Asheville, NC 28805

Southern Highland Craft Guild Folk Art Center

Buncombe

Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway
Asheville, NC 28805

Swannanoa Valley Museum

Buncombe

223 West State Street
Black Mountain, NC 28711

The Health Adventure

Buncombe yes

2 South Pack Square
Asheville, NC 28801

The Presbyterian Heritage Center

Buncombe

318 Georgia Terrace
Montreat, NC 28757

Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site

Buncombe yes

52 North Market Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9 am - 5 pm; Sunday 1 - 5 pm. Closed Mondays

Western North Carolina Nature Center

Buncombe yes

75 Gashes Creek Road
Asheville, NC 28805

Hours: Daily, 10-5

YMI Cultural Center

Buncombe yes

39 South Market Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5; closed Sunday and Monday

Burke

Burke Arts Council

Burke

115 East Meeting Street
Morganton, NC 28655

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9-5, or by appointment

History Museum of Burke County

Burke

201 West Meeting Street
Morganton, NC 28655

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-2; Saturdays, 10-2

Morganton 1916 Railway Depot

Burke

624 South Green Street
Morganton, NC 28680-0416

Hours: Wed.-Friday, 2-4 p.m.; summer, Saturday 10-2

North Carolina School for the Deaf Historical Museum

Burke

517 West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655

Old Burke County Courthouse and Heritage Museum

Burke

102 East Union Street
Morganton, NC 28655

Quaker Meadows Plantation

Burke

119 St Mary's Church Road
Morganton, NC 28655

Senator Sam J. Ervin, Jr. Library & Museum

Burke no

1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8-5, and by appointment

Waldensian Museum

Burke

401 Church Street NW
Valdese, NC 28690

Cabarrus

Backing Up Classics Motorcar Museum

Cabarrus

4545 Concord Parkway South
Concord, NC 28027

Cannon Village Visitor Center

Cabarrus

200 West Avenue
Kannapolis, NC 28081

Concord Museum, Inc.

Cabarrus

11 Union Street
Concord, NC 28026

Drum Legends Museum

Cabarrus

4001 Dearborn Place
Concord, NC 28027

Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society Museum

Cabarrus

1100 North Main Street
Mt. Pleasant, NC 28124

Fieldcrest Cannon Textile Museum and Exhibition

Cabarrus

200 West Avenue
Kannapolis, NC 28081

G I House Museum

Cabarrus

905 King Street
Kannapolis, NC 28081

Hendrick Motorsports Museum

Cabarrus

4400 Pap Joe Hendrick Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28262

Historic Bost Grist Mill, LLC

Cabarrus

4701 Hwy 200
Concord, NC 28025

Hours: By appointment

Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

Cabarrus History Free, Panning for gold $3 per pan

9621 Reed Mine Road
Midland, NC 28107

Hours: Spring/Summer: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Winter, Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4

Sam Bass Gallery

Cabarrus no

6104 Performance Drive SW
Concord, NC 28027

Hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-4

Caldwell

Caldwell Arts Council & Galleries

Caldwell

601 College Avenue
Lenoir, NC 28645

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9-5; Saturdays by appointment

Caldwell Heritage Museum

Caldwell

112 Vaiden Street SW
Lenoir, NC 28645

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4:30; Saturday, 10-3

Fort Defiance, Inc.

Caldwell

4555 Fort Defiance Drive
Lenoir, NC 28645

Hours: 10-5 daily

Hudson Depot Museum

Caldwell

534 B Central Street
Hudson, NC 28638

Camden

Camden County Jail Museum

Camden

Camden County Courthouse
117 North Highway 343 Camden, NC 27921

Dismal Swamp Canal Visitor Center

Camden

2356 Highway 17 North
South Mills, NC 27976

Hours: Memorial Day-October 31: daily, 9-5; November-Memorial Day, Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5, closed Sunday & Monday

Carteret

Beaufort Historic Site

Carteret Cultural Guided Historic Building Tours year round, Adults $10, Children $5, Old Burying Ground Tours June-Sept. Tues-Thurs Adults $10, Children $5, Historic Double Decker Tour Bus April-Oct Adults $10, Children $5

100 Block Turner Street
Beaufort, NC 28516

Hours: Monday-Saturday 9:30am-5pm

Cape Lookout National Seashore

Carteret

131 Charles Street
Harkers Island, NC 28531

Carteret County Museum of History & Art

Carteret

1008 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

Core Sound Waterfowl Museum

Carteret no

1785 Island Road
Harkers Island, NC 28531

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 2-5

Fort Macon State Park

Carteret

East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512

Hours: Seasonal; see website for hours

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Carteret yes

1 Roosevelt Drive
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512

Hours: Reopens spring 2006

North Carolina Maritime Museum

Carteret no

315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516-2125

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5; Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5

The History Place

Carteret

1008 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4; closed Sunday and Monday

Caswell

Richmond-Miles Museum

Caswell

15 Main Street
Yanceyville, NC 27379

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 12-4

Thomas Day House

Caswell

Broad Street
Milton, NC 27305

Catawba

Catawba County Firefighter's Museum

Catawba

3957 Herman Sipe Road
Conover, NC 28613

Hours: Friday and Saturday, 9-4; Sunday, 1-4; groups by appointment

Catawba County Museum of History

Catawba no

Old Catawba County Courthouse
30 North College Avenue Newton, NC 28658

Hours: Tuesday-Friday 9-4, Saturday 10-4, Sunday 2-5

Catawba Science Center

Catawba yes

243 3rd Avenue NE
Hickory, NC 28601

Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-4, Sunday 1-4; closed Monday

Catawba Valley Furniture Museum

Catawba

Level 1 West, Hickory Furniture Mart
2220 Hwy 70 SE Hickory, NC 28602

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-6

Harper House

Catawba

200 North Center Street
Hickory, NC 28610

Hickory Museum of Art

Catawba no

243 3rd Avenue Northeast
Hickory, NC 28601

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4, Sunday 1-4; Closed Mon

J. Summie Propst House

Catawba

332 Sixth Street NW
Hickory, NC 28603

Hours: March 15-December 15: Thursday and Sunday, 1:30-4:30

Maple Grove

Catawba

542 Second Street Northeast
Hickory, NC 28601

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5

Murray's Mill Historic District

Catawba yes

1489 Murray's Mill Road
General Store Catawba, NC 28609

Hours: March-mid-December: Thursday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5

Chatham

Chatham County Museum

Chatham

Old Courthouse
Courthouse Square Pittsboro, NC 27312

Hours: Wednesday, 12-3 except holidays

NC Railroad Museum & New Hope Valley Railway

Chatham yes

State Route 1008
Bonsal, NC 27562

Hours: Special dates and times -- see website for railway run schedules

Cherokee

Cherokee County Historical Museum

Cherokee

87 Peachtree Street
Murphy, NC 28906

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5, except national holidays

Chowan

Barker House

Chowan

505 South Broad Street
Edenton, NC 27932

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4

Historic Edenton State Historic Site

Chowan

108 North Broad Street
Edenton, NC 27932

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; November-March: Monday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4

Clay

Old County Jail Museum

Clay

Davis Loop US Hwy 64 Business
Hayesville, NC 28904

Cleveland

Cleveland County Arts Council

Cleveland

111 South Washington Street
Shelby, NC 28150

Crowders Mountain State Park

Cleveland

522 Park Office Lane
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Hours: Seasonal hours - see website

Earl Scruggs Center

Cleveland Cultural General $12, Senior/College Students $8, Ages 6-17 $5, Ages 5 & under Free

103 S. Lafayette St.
Shelby, NC 28150

Hours: Wed. 10am-6pm, Thurs.-Sat. 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-5pm

International Lineman's Museum & Hall of Fame

Cleveland

529 Caleb Road
Shelby, NC 28152

Kings Mountain Historical Fire Museum and Early American History Farm

Cleveland

210 North Cleveland Avenue
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Hours: Call for appointment

Kings Mountain Historical Museum

Cleveland FREE. Donations Accepted.

100 East Mountain Street
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

Lawndale Museum & Metcalfe Station

Cleveland

119 Piedmont Drive
Lawndale, NC 28090

Hours: June-October: Sunday, 2-4, or by appointment

Columbus

1870 Mount Tabor Schoolhouse & Depot Museum

Columbus History Free

213 East 5th Street
Tabor City, NC 28463

Hours: M-F 8:30a-4:30p, Saturday 10a-2p

Chadbourn Depot Museum

Columbus no

Colony and Railroad Streets
Chadbourn, NC 28431

Hours: Tuesday, 10-5; Friday, 10-4; Sunday, 2-4; closed other days

Fair Bluff Depot Museum

Columbus no

339 Railroad Street
Fair Bluff, NC 28439

Hours: Tuesday 10-4; Sunday, 2-4; other times by appointment

H.W. Carter Museum

Columbus

1108 East Fifth Street
Tabor City, NC 28463

Hours: Open office hours of the newspaper

Lake Waccamaw Depot Museum

Columbus

201 Flemington Avenue
Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville

Columbus Science/Technology Free, Donations accepted

415 South Madison Street
Whiteville, NC 28472

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Craven

Attmore-Oliver House Museum

Craven yes

510 Pollock Street
New Bern, NC 28562

Hours: April-October: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 1-4

Craven Arts Council and Gallery

Craven

317 Middle Street
New Bern, NC 28560

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-6

New Bern Fireman's Museum

Craven

408 Hancock Street
New Bern, NC 28560

Tryon Palace Historic Sites and Gardens

Craven yes

610 Pollock Street
New Bern, NC 28562

Hours: Monday-Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1-5; closed five days/year (see website)

Cumberland

82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum

Cumberland History Free

Building C
6841 Ardennes Street Fort Bragg, NC 28310

Hours: Tue- Sat: 10:00 - 4:30, Open MLK, Memorial,Independence, Labor

Airborne and Special Operations Museum

Cumberland History FREE. Donations Accepted.

100 Bragg Boulevard
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday noon-5

Cape Fear Botanical Garden

Cumberland Science/Technology General $10, Military (w/ID) $9, Age 65 $9, Children Ages 6-12 $5, Children 5

536 North Eastern Boulevard
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Hours: Daily 9am-5pm with Last Admission at 4:15pm, Winter Hours 9am-4pm with Last Admission at 3:15pm, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 24-26, December 31 and January 1

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Cumberland yes

116 Green Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9-5; Wednesday, 9-7; Saturday 10-4; Sunday, 12-5; closed Monday

John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Museum

Cumberland no

Building D-2502
Corner of Ardennes and Marion Streets Fort Bragg, NC 28310

Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex

Cumberland Free

801 Arsenal Avenue
Fayetteville, NC 28305

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5, Sunday, 1-5

The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum

Cumberland Free

325 Market St.
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 am - 5 pm

Currituck

Currituck Beach Lighthouse Compound

Currituck yes

Route 12 at Corolla Village Road
Corolla, NC 27927

Whalehead Club

Currituck

1100 Club Way
Corolla, NC 27927

Hours: See website for tours and fees

Dare

Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Dare no

1401 National Park Drive
Manteo, NC 27954

Hours: Three visitor centers: daily, September-May, 9-5; June-August, 9-6

Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station

Dare yes

23645 NC Hwy 12
Rodanthe, NC 27968

Hours: Mid-April-November: Monday-Friday, 12-5

Elizabeth II State Historic Site

Dare yes

One Festival Park
Manteo, NC 27954

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site

Dare Free

US-64 3 miles North of Manteo
Manteo, NC 27954

Hours: Daily, 9-5

Frisco Native American Museum and Natural History Center

Dare yes

53536 Hwy 12
Frisco, NC 27936

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-5

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

Dare

59158 Coast Guard Road
Hatteras, NC 27943

Hours: Under construction, 11/25/05

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

Dare yes

347 Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954

Hours: Daily, 9-5

North Carolina Maritime Museum on Roanoke Island

Dare no

1 Festival Park
Manteo, NC 27954

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5

Wright Brothers National Memorial

Dare

US-158
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

Hours: Summer: 9-6 daily; Fall-Spring: 9-5 daily

Davidson

Davidson County Historical Museum

Davidson no

2 South Main Street
Old Courthouse on the Square Lexington, NC 27292

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10AM -4PM, First Sunday, 2-4PM

Davidson County Museum of Art

Davidson

220 South Main Street
Lexington, NC 27292

Mitchell House

Davidson

411 Biggs Avenue
Thomasville, NC 27361

Richard Childress Racing Museum

Davidson yes

180 Industrial Drive
Welcome, NC 27374

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5; Saturday, 9-3

The Bob Timberlake Gallery & Museum

Davidson Free

1714 East Center Street Extension
Lexington, NC

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 am - 5 pm

Davie

Cooleemee Textile Heritage Center & Museum

Davie

131 Church Street
Cooleemee, NC 27014

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10-4

Duplin

Buckner Hill Plantation

Duplin

522 Taylor Town Road
Faison, NC 28341

Hours: By appointment

Cowan Museum

Duplin no

411 South Main Street
Kenansville, NC 28349

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 2-4; closed Monday and holidays

Duplin County Veterans Museum

Duplin History

119 East Hill Street
Warsaw, NC 28398

Hours: Tuesday

Liberty Hall Restoration

Duplin

409 South Main Street
Kenansville, NC 28349

Tarkil Branch Farm's Homestead Museum

Duplin yes

1198 Fountaintown Road
Beulaville, NC 28518

Hours: Saturday, 9-5; closed Sunday and Monday; other days by appointment

Durham

Bennett Place State Historic Site

Durham History Free

4409 Bennett Memorial Road
Durham, NC 27705

Hours: 9AM to 5PM Tuesday through Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday and Major State Holidays

Center for Documentary Studies

Durham

Lyndhurst House
1317 West Pettigrew Street Durham, NC 27705

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9-7; Friday, 9-5; Saturday, 11-4; Sunday, 1-5

Duke Homestead State Historic Site

Durham History no

2828 Duke Homestead Road
Durham, NC 27705

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; closed Sunday & Monday

Duke University Medical Archives

Durham Science/Technology

Seeley G. Mudd Building
Room 103G Durham, NC 27708

Hours: M-F 9am-4pm, Closed Saturday

Durham Arts Council

Durham

120 Morris Street
Durham, NC 27701

Historic Stagville

Durham History Free

5828 Old Oxford Hwy
Durham, NC 27712

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5pm Guided tours leaving at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm

Hugh Mangum Museum of Photography

Durham

5101 North Roxboro Road
Durham, NC 27704

Lyda Moore Merrick Gallery

Durham

804 Old Fayetteville Street
Durham, NC 27701

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-3

Modern Museum

Durham

111 Foster Street
Durham, NC 27702

Museum of Durham History

Durham no

500 W. Main St.
Durham, NC 27702

Hours: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Durham yes

2001 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4:30 (Th. To 8:30); Sunday, 12-4:30; closed Monday

North Carolina Central University Museum of Art

Durham no

Lawson Steet between Fine Arts and Music Buildings
North Carolina Central University Durham, NC 27703

Hours: Sunday, 2-5, Tuesday-Friday, 9-5

North Carolina Museum of Life and Science

Durham yes

433 Murray Avenue
Durham, NC 27704

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10-5; Sunday 12-5; except some winter Mondays and holidays

Patterson's Mill Country Store & Museum

Durham

5109 Farrington Road
Chapel Hill, NC 25417

Touchable Art Gallery

Durham no

Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27708

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9-3; or call for appointment

Tuba Exchange

Durham

1825 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707

West Point on the Eno

Durham

5101 North Roxboro Road
Durham, NC 27704

Edgecombe

Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council

Edgecombe

130 Bridgers Street
Tarboro, NC 27886

Hours: Blount-Bridgers House: Monday-Friday, 10-4; Pender Museum by appointment

Forsyth

Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, Inc.

Forsyth

301 West Fourth St
Chatham Building Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-9; Saturday, 9-5; closed Sunday

Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Forsyth yes

390 South Liberty Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Delta Fine Arts Center

Forsyth

2611 Walkertown Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 11-3 except 3rd Sat. of each month

Diggs Gallery

Forsyth no

O'Kelly Library
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem, NC 27110

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-5, Wednesday, until 8

Historic Bethabara Park

Forsyth yes

2147 Bethabara Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Hours: April-November: Tuesday-Friday, 10:30-4:30; Saturday & Sunday, 1:30-4:30; closed Monday; closed Dec-March.

Historic Town of Bethania

Forsyth History Free

5393 Ham Horton Lane
Bethania, NC 2710

Hours: 10am to 4:30pm Tuesday to Saturday

Korner's Folly

Forsyth History yes

413 South Main Street
Kernersville, NC 27284

Hours: Thursdays - Saturdays 10am - 4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Museum of Anthropology

Forsyth no

Wake Forest University
Wingate Drive Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4:30

Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA)

Forsyth yes

930 South Main Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Forsyth yes

900 Old Salem Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30-4:30; Sunday, 1-5

Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Forsyth yes

2250 Reynolda Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30-4:30; Sunday, 1:30-4:30

Salem Fine Arts Center Gallery

Forsyth

Fine Arts Center on Church Street
Salem College Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Sawtooth Center for Visual Art

Forsyth

226 North Marshall Street
Sawtooth Building Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5

Scales Fine Arts Center

Forsyth

Reynolda Road
Fine Arts Gallery, Wake Forest University Campus Winston-Salem, NC 27106

SciWorks

Forsyth yes

400 Hanes Mill Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Hours: Monday-Friday 10-4, Saturday 11-5, closed Sunday

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Forsyth no

750 Marguerite Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27106-5861

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 2-5

Forsythe

New Winston Museum

Forsythe Free

713 South Marshall St.
Winston Salem, NC

Hours: M-F Noon to 5pm - Saturday, 10am-2pm

Franklin

Elizabeth Tiel Faulkner Gallery

Franklin

501 North Main Street
Louisburg, NC 27549

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5

Person Place Preservation Society, Inc.

Franklin

305 North Main Street
Louisburg, NC 27549

Gaston

American Military Museum of Gastonia

Gaston History no

109 West Second Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours: Sundays 1pm-5pm, Other times by reservation or appointment

Belmont Historical Society

Gaston History

40 Catawba Street
Belmont, NC 28012

Hours: Friday-Sunday 1pm-5pm Special group tours can be arranged by calling Monday - Thursday 9AM - 2PM

Brevard Station Museum

Gaston

130 South Main Street
Stanley, NC 28164

C. Grier Beam Truck Museum

Gaston

111 North Mountain Street
Cherryville, NC 28021

Cherryville Historical Museum

Gaston

109 East Main Street
Cherryville, NC 28021

Hours: Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 10-2; Sunday, 10-5; closed Monday-Thursday

Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens

Gaston yes

6500 South New Hope Road, Route 279
Belmont, NC 28012

Hours: Daily, 9-5 except three holidays

Gaston County Museum of Art and History

Gaston no

131 West Main Street
Dallas, NC 28034

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5, Saturday, 1-5, first Sunday each month, 2-5

Piedmont Carolinas Railroad Museum

Gaston no

4 North Main Street
Belmont, NC 28012

Hours: Saturday - Sunday

Schiele Museum of Natural History

Gaston no

1500 East Garrison Boulevard
Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours: Tuesday-Friday 9-5, Sat-Sunday 1-5

Graham

Graham County Museum of Prehistoric Relics

Graham no

3204 Fontana Road
Fontana Dam, NC 28733

Hours: 9-6 daily, call ahead December-February

Gunter Cabin and Museum

Graham

NC Highway 28
Fontana Dam, NC 28733

Junaluska Memorial & Museum

Graham

Junaluska Drive
Robbinsville, NC 28771

Granville

Granville County Museum

Granville FREE. Donations Accepted.

1 Museum Lane
Oxford, NC 27565

Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 11-3

Museum of American Pottery

Granville no

1150 Fleming Road
Creedmoor, NC 27522

Hours: Open daily

Greene

Greene County Museum of Art and History

Greene

107 NW Third Street
Snow Hill, NC 28580

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-1

Guilford

African American Atelier Inc.

Guilford Cultural Free

200 North Davie Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: T-F 12-7, Sat 12-5, Sunday 2-5

Blandwood Mansion

Guilford History $8 adult, $7 senior, AAA, groups, $5 under 12, Groups of 10 or more $7 per person with 2 week advanced reservation

447 West Washington Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: Tour Hours Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4, Sunday, 2-5; closed Mondays, Blandwood Gardens Open Daily

Brock Historical Museum

Guilford no

815 West Market Street
3rd Floor, Main Building Greensboro, NC 27401-1875

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-4

Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum

Guilford History

6136 Burlington Road
Gibsonville, NC 27249

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 9am-5pm, except state holidays

David Caldwell Historical Park

Guilford no

1105 Hobbs Road
Greensboro, NC 27410

Elsewhere Artist Collaborative

Guilford

606 South Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27406

Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art

Guilford no

200 North Davie Street Box 4
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday,10-5 (Wednesday to 7), Sunday,2-5

Greensboro Children's Museum

Guilford yes

220 N Church Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1-5

Greensboro Historical Museum

Guilford no

130 Summit Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 2-5

Guilford College Art Gallery

Guilford no

5800 West Friendly Avenue
Hede Library, Guilford College Campus Greensboro, NC 27410

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5, Sunday, 2-5 during academic year

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park

Guilford

2332 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410-2355

Hours: Daily, 8:30-5

Guilford Native American Art Gallery

Guilford

200 North Davie Street Box 6
Greensboro, NC 27401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5 (Wednesday to 7); Sunday, 2-5

High Point Museum and Historic Park

Guilford FREE. Donations Accepted.

1859 East Lexington Avenue
High Point, NC 27262-3451

Hours: Museum Tuesday-Saturday 10 - 4:30; Sunday 1-4:30, closed Monday; Historic Park: Saturday 10-4, Sunday 1-4

International Civil Rights Center and Museum

Guilford

134 South Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Irene Cullis Gallery

Guilford

815 West Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Jamestown School

Guilford

200 West Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282

McCulloch Gold Mill

Guilford

3925 Kivett Drive
Jamestown, NC 27282

Hours: By appointment

Mendenhall Plantation

Guilford yes

603 West Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 11-3; Saturday, 1-4; Sunday, 2-4

Museum of Old Domestic Life

Guilford

555 East Springfield Road
High Point, NC 27263

Hours: By appointment

Natural Science Center of Greensboro

Guilford yes

4301 Lawndale Drive
Greensboro, NC 27455

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5, Sunday, 12:30-5

North Carolina A & T State University Galleries

Guilford

1601 East Market Street
African Heritage Center Greensboro, NC 27411

Old Mill of Guilford

Guilford no

1340 NC Highway 68 North
Oak Ridge, NC 27310

Hours: 9-6 daily

Piedmont Environmental Center

Guilford

1220 Penny Road
High Point, NC 27265

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5

Rosetta C. Baldwin African American Museum

Guilford

1408 R.C. Baldwin Avenue
High Point, NC 27260

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday, 10-4

Tannenbaum Historic Park

Guilford

2200 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410

Hours: Spring-Fall: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Winter: T-Sat., 9-4:30

Theatre Art Galleries

Guilford

220 East Commerce Ave.
High Point, NC 27260

Weatherspoon Art Musem

Guilford Free

500 Tate St
Greesnboro, NC 27412

Hours: Tue, Wed & Fri 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, Sat & Sun 1pm-5pm

Weatherspoon Art Museum

Guilford no

Corner of Spring Garden and Tate Streets
UNCG Greensboro, NC 27412

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5 (Thursday to 9); Saturday and Sunday, 1-5

Halifax

Halifax County Agricultural Museum/Rosenwald School

Halifax

13763 Highway 903
Halifax, NC 27839

Historic Halifax State Historic Site

Halifax no

Corner of David and Dobbs Streets
Halifax, NC 27839

Hours: Monday- Saturday, 9-5, closed Sunday

Roanoke Canal Museum and Trail

Halifax History General Admission 9 years and older: $4.00 per person

15 Jackson St Extension
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Wake Forest Historical Museum

Halifax History Free

414 N. Main Street
Wake Forest, NC 27588

Hours: Tues-Fri: 9am-noon

Harnett

Angier Depot & Williams Grove School

Harnett History

Depot Square/Yesteryear Park
Angier, NC 27501

Averasboro Civil War Battlefield & Museum

Harnett

Highway 82, southwest of Dunn
Averasboro, NC

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5 (museum closes at 4)

Erwin Historical Society History Room

Harnett

100 West F Street
Erwin, NC 28339

Hours: Wednesday and Sunday, 2-4; other times by appointment only

General William C. Lee Airborne Museum

Harnett yes

209 West Divine Street
Dunn, NC 28334

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 11-4; Sunday, 1-4

Gourd Museum

Harnett Arts/Crafts

28 N. Raleigh Avenue
Angier Municipal Building Angier, NC 27501

Hammerstone Scout Museum

Harnett

2210 Leaflet Church Road
Lillington, NC 27546

Hours: By appointment

Harnett County Indian Museum

Harnett

31 Crazy Horse Trail
Kipling, NC 27543

Howard House

Harnett

402 South Layton Avenue
Dunn, NC 28334

Lundy-Fetterman Museum & Exhibit Hall

Harnett no

165 Dr. McKoy Road
Buies Creek, NC 27506

Hours: Friday-Wednesday, 10-3, or by appointment

Haywood

Canton Area Historical Museum

Haywood no

36 Park Street
Canton, NC 28716

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00 Weekend hours only by special arrangement

Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts

Haywood Adults $5

49 Shelton Street
Waynesville, NC 28786

Hours: May thru October_Tues thru Sat_10am to 4pm

Red Barn Mountain Museum

Haywood

1856 Dellwood Road
Waynesville, NC 28786

Shook Museum at the Shook-Smathers House

Haywood

178 Morgan Street
Clyde, NC 28721

Wheels Through Time All-American Transportation Museum

Haywood yes

62 Vintage Lane US Route 19
Maggie Valley, NC 28751

Hours: April-November: daily, 9-6; December-March, daily 10-5

World Methodist Museum

Haywood no

575 Lakeshore Drive
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745

Hours: June-August: Monday-Saturday, 10-4; September-May, Monday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday by appointment

Henderson

Arts Center of Henderson County

Henderson no

538-A North Main Street, 2nd Floor
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Hours: Tuesday-Friday 1-5, Saturday 1-4

Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site

Henderson

81 Carl Sandburg Lane
Flat Rock, NC 28731-8635

Hours: Daily, 9-5

Emergency Services Museum of North Carolina

Henderson

not yet established
Mountain Home, NC 28758

Hours: Not yet opened - note 107 Nob Hill Rd, Hendersonville NC 28791-1338 temp. mailing

Fifth Avenue Mask Museum

Henderson

317 5th Avenue West
Hendersonville, NC 28739

Historic Johnson Farm

Henderson yes

3346 Haywood Road
Hendersonville, NC 28791

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9-2:30

Mineral and Lapidary Museum of Henderson County, Inc.

Henderson FREE. Donations Accepted.

400 North Main Street
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Hours: Monday-Friday, 1-5; Saturday, 10-5

Mountain Farm and Home Museum, Inc.

Henderson

101 Brookside Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Western North Carolina Air Museum

Henderson no

1340 Gilbert Street
Hendersonville, NC 28793

Hours: March-October: Wednesday, 12-5; Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 12-5; November-February, Wed., Sat., Sun., 12-5

Hertford

Brady C. Jefcoat Museum of Americana

Hertford

201 West Hight Street
Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Hours: Saturday, 11-4; Sunday, 2-5

C. S. Brown Cultural Arts Center

Hertford yes

511 Main Street
Winton, NC 27986

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-1

Green Hall Gallery at Chowan College

Hertford

200 Jones Drive
Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Murfreesboro Historical Association

Hertford

116 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Winton Century Post Office Museum

Hertford no

404 North Main Street
Winton, NC 27986

Hours: By appointment

Hoke

Mill Prong House

Hoke

on Edinborough Avenue, off Hwy 401
Approx 5 miles NE of Wagram Raeford, NC 28376

Hyde

Mattamuskeet Lodge

Hyde

38 Mattamuskeet Road
Swan Quarter, NC 27885

Ocracoke Preservation Society - David Williams House

Hyde no

49 Water Plant Road
NPS Public Parking Lot Ocracoke, NC 27960

Hours: Daily

Octagon House Restoration

Hyde

765 Swamp Road
Engelhard, NC 27824

Iredell

Children's Museum of Iredell County

Iredell yes

1613 East Broad Street
Signal Hill Mall Statesville, NC 28625

Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 1-5, Saturday 10-2

Court Street Gallery

Iredell

134 Court Street
Statesville, NC 28677

Fort Dobbs State Historic Site

Iredell

438 Fort Dobbs Road
Statesville, NC 28677

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Heritage Farmstead

Iredell

1335 Museum Road
Statesville, NC 28625

Iredell Museums

Iredell Varies Depending on Museum Visiting

134 Court Street
Statesville, NC 29677

Hours: Varies Depending on Museum Visiting

Memory Lane Motorsports and Historical Automotive Museum

Iredell

769 River Highway
Mooresville, NC 28117

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; closed Sunday; closed Wednesday, December-February

Mooresville Public Library/Mooresville Museum

Iredell no

132 East Center Avenue
Mooresville, NC 28115

Hours: 1st & 3rd Saturday of month 10 am-2pm

North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame

Iredell yes

119 Knob Hill Road
Mooresville, NC 28117

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 12:30-4:30

Zebulon Vance House

Iredell

501 West Sharpe Street
Statesville, NC 28677

Hours: Sunday, 1-4

Jackson

Appalachian Women's Museum

Jackson

Dillsboro, NC

Cashiers Historical Society

Jackson yes

Cashiers, NC

Hours: Friday & Saturday, 11-1, June-September

Chelsea Gallery of the A.K. Hinds University Center

Jackson

Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC 28723

Hours: Available on website -- tied to university schedule

Mountain Heritage Center

Jackson Free

176 Central Drive
Western Carolina University Cullowhee, NC 28723

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 am – 4 pm, open until 7 pm on Thursdays from February through November.

Oconaluftee Indian Village

Jackson yes

US Highway 441 North
Cherokee, NC 28719

Hours: May 15-October 25: 9-5:30 daily

Johnston

Ava Gardner Museum

Johnston yes

325 East Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 2-5

Benson Museum of Local History

Johnston History no

102 W. Main St.
Benson, NC 27504

Hours: Wed - Thurs 11 am - 3 pm, Fri - Sat 10 am -3 :30 pm

Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site

Johnston

5466 Harper House Road
College Station Four Oaks, NC 27524

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; November-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4, Sunday 1-4, closed Monday

Boyette Slave House and Schoolhouse

Johnston

2331 Glendale Road
Kenly, NC 27542

Clemmons Educational State Forest

Johnston

2411 Old US 70 West
Clayton, NC 27520

Hours: Mid-March-mid-November: Tuesday-Friday, 9-5; Saturday & Sunday, 11-5 (to 8 p.m. daylight savings time), closed Monday

Coats Country Museum

Johnston

3317 Old Fairground Road
Angier, NC 27501

Johnston County Heritage Center

Johnston Free

241 East Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5

Tobacco Farm Life Museum

Johnston yes

Highway 301 North
Kenly, NC 27542

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9:30-5; Sunday, 2-5

Jones

Foscue Plantation House

Jones

2680 Highway 17 North
Pollocksville, NC 28573

Hours: Thursday, 10-4; and by appointment

Lee

House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site

Lee

288 Alston House Road
Sanford, NC 27330

Hours: April-September: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; October-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4

Railroad House Historical Association

Lee

110 Charlotte Avenue
Sanford, NC 27330

Lenoir

Caswell Center Museum

Lenoir

2415 West Vernon Avenue
Kinston, NC 28504-3321

Caswell No. 1 Fire Station Museum

Lenoir

118 South Queen Street
Kinston, NC 28501

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 10-4

Community Council for the Arts

Lenoir

400 North Queen Street
Kinston, NC 28501

CSS Neuse State Historic Site

Lenoir no

2612 West Vernon Avenue
Kinston, NC 28504

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-4; closed Saturday and Sunday

Harmony Hall

Lenoir

109 East King Street
Kinston, NC 28501

Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 10-1

Neuseway Planetarium, Science and Health Museum

Lenoir

401 West Caswell Street
Kinston, NC 28501

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30-5; Sunday, 1-5

Wilbur A. Tyndall Tractor Museum

Lenoir no

409 North Front Street
Pink Hill, NC 28572

Hours: By appointment only

Lincoln

Lincoln County Museum of History

Lincoln

403 East Main Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092

Macon

Gem and Mineral Museum/Old Jail

Macon no

25 Phillips Street
Franklin, NC 28734

Hours: May-October: Monday-Friday, 12-4; Saturday, 11-3 and 6:30-9

Highlands Nature Center

Macon free

930 Horse Cove Road
Highlands, NC 28741

Hours: summers Mon-Sat 10-5; reduced hrs in fall and spring; closed winters except for outreach programming

Macon County Historical Museum

Macon FREE. Donations Accepted.

36 West Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734

Hours: May-October: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 1-5; November-March: Monday-Friday, 10-4

Museum of American Cut & Engraved Glass

Macon

472 Chestnut Street
Highlands, NC 28741

Hours: May-October: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 1-4; November-April, by appointment

Ruby City Gems

Macon no

130 East Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734

Hours: April-December: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; January-March: Tuesday and Thursday, 10-3

Scottish Tartans Museum

Macon yes

86 East Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; closed Sunday and major holidays

The Bascom

Macon

323 Franklin Road
Highlands, NC 28741

Madison

Rural Life Museum

Madison

Montague Building on the Quad
Mars Hill College Mars Hill, NC 28754

Hours: By appointment

Martin

Asa Biggs House

Martin

100 East Church Street
Williamston, NC 27892

Fort Branch Civil War Site

Martin

2883 Fort Branch Road
Hamilton, NC 27840

Hours: April-November: Saturday, Sunday, 1:30-5:30; others by appointment

St. James Place

Martin no

Outerbridge Street and US 64 Alt
Robersonville, NC 27871

Hours: By appointment

McDowell

Grant's Museum of Indian Artifacts

McDowell

107 East Main Street
Old Fort, NC 28762

Historic Carson House

McDowell yes

1805 Hwy 70 West
4 Miles from Marion Old Fort, NC 28762

Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, noon-4

Mountain Gateway Museum

McDowell History Free

24 Water Street
Old Fort, NC 28762

Hours: Monday, 12-5; Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 2-5

North Carolina Mining Museum

McDowell yes

387 McKinney Mine Road
Little Switzerland, NC 28749

Hours: See website for hours - vary seasonally

Old Fort Railroad Museum

McDowell

Main Street West
Old Fort, NC 28762

Mecklenburg

Carolina Raptor Center

Mecklenburg yes

6000 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5

Carolinas Aviation Museum

Mecklenburg yes

4108 Airport Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-5

Charlotte At Play

Mecklenburg yes

10504 McMullen Creek Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28226

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5

Charlotte Museum of History

Mecklenburg yes

3500 Shamrock Drive
Charlotte, NC 28215

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5, Sunday, 1-5; closed Monday

Charlotte Trolley Museum

Mecklenburg yes

2104 South Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28203

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9:30-5; Sunday, 10:30-4:30

Discovery Place, Inc.

Mecklenburg Science/Technology Adults (14-59) $17, Children (2-13) $13, Seniors (60 ) $15, Military w/ID $15, Children under 2 Free

301 North Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: M-Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm, Closed Major Holidays, call ahead

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture

Mecklenburg Cultural Adults $9, College/Educator/Military/Senior $7, Youth (6-17) $7, Youth 5 & Under Free, Group Tours available

551 South Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Sunday: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Closed Monday

Historic Latta Plantation

Mecklenburg yes

5225 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4:30; Sunday, 1-4:30

Historic Rosedale Plantation

Mecklenburg yes

3427 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28206

Hours: Thursday and Sunday, 1-4. Also by appt.

Historic Rural Hill Farm

Mecklenburg

Neck Road
Huntersville, NC 28078

Hours: Call to arrange tours. Closed Sunday.

Hugh Torance House and Store

Mecklenburg

8231 Gilead Road
Huntersville, NC 28078

Levine Museum of the New South

Mecklenburg History Adults $8.00 Seniors (62 ) $6.00 Students, Educators and Active Military $6.00 (with current, valid ID) Children (6-18) $5.00

200 East 7th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.

McColl Center for Visual Art

Mecklenburg

721 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4

Mint Hill Country Doctor's Museum

Mecklenburg

4311 Hillside Drive
Mint Hill, NC 28227

Mint Museum Randolph

Mecklenburg yes

2730 Randolph Road
Charlotte, NC 28207

Hours: Tuesday, 10-9; Wednesday-Saturday, 10-5

Mint Museum Uptown

Mecklenburg yes

500 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 12-5

President James K. Polk State Historic Site

Mecklenburg

12031 Lancaster Highway
Pineville, NC 28134

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5

Reid House

Mecklenburg yes

134 West John Street
Matthews, NC 28105

Hours: Open for rentals and seasonal special events.

The Light Factory

Mecklenburg

Spirit Square Suite 211
345 North College Street Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-6; Saturday, 12-6; Sunday, 1-5

UNC-Charlotte Rowe and Cone Center Galleries

Mecklenburg

9201 University Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28223

Hours: Hours on website

Van Every/Smith Galleries

Mecklenburg no

315 North Main Street
Davidson, NC 28035

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday and Sunday, 12-4

Wing Haven Gardens & Bird Sanctuary

Mecklenburg FREE. Donations Accepted.

248 Ridgewood Ave
Charlotte, NC 28209

Hours: Tuesday, 3-5; Wednesday, 10-12; Sunday, 3-5; others by appointment

Mitchell

Museum of North Carolina Minerals

Mitchell

Highway 266 and Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 331
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Hours: Daily, 9-5

Penland School of Crafts Gallery

Mitchell

Penland Road
Penland, NC 28765

Montgomery

Mount Gilead Museum

Montgomery

202 West Allenton Street
Mount Gilead, NC 27306

Roller Mill Museum

Montgomery

North Main Street
Troy, NC 27371

Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site

Montgomery

509 Town Creek Mound Road
Mount Gilead, NC 27306

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4

Yadkin-Pee Dee Lakes Project

Montgomery

100 Russell Drive
Star, NC

Hours: No physical location at this time

Moore

Arts Council of Moore County

Moore no

482 East Connecticut Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5; some weekends

Carthage Museum

Moore

Corner of Rockingham and Saunders Streets
Carthage, NC 28327

Kelly's Classic Auto Museum

Moore yes

306 North Walnut Street
Pinebluff, NC 28373

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-6

Malcolm Blue Farm and Museum

Moore

Bethesda Road off Hwy 5 South
Aberdeen, NC 28315

Hours: Thursday-Saturday, 1-4

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame & James Boyd House

Moore

555 East Connecticut Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28388

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-2

Shaw House Properties

Moore no

Intersection Broad Street (Old Hwy 1) and Morganto
Southern Pines, NC 28387

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 1-4, or by appointment

Weymouth Woods

Moore no

1024 Fort Bragg Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387

Hours: Daily, 9-6

Nash

Country Doctor Museum

Nash yes

6629 Vance Street and 6642 Peele Road
Bailey, NC 27807

Hours: Tuesday- Saturday, 10-4

Four Sisters Gallery of Self-Taught Visionary Art

Nash no

3400 North Wesleyan Boulevard
Pearsall Building Rocky Mount, NC 27804

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5; Sat 9 - noon

Maria V. Howard Arts Center

Nash Free

270 Gay Street
Rocky Mount, NC 27804

Hours: Closed Monday, Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 1pm-5pm

Mims Gallery

Nash

3400 North Wesleyan Boulevard
Dunn Center Rocky Mount, NC 27804

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9-5

Rocky Mount Children's Museum and Science Center

Nash yes

225 North Church Street
One Imperial Centre Plaza Rocky Mount, NC 27803

Hours: Tues-Wed 1-5, Th-Fri 10-9, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5

Spring Hope Historical Association and Museum

Nash

South Main Street past the depot
Spring Hope, NC 27882

Stonewall Manor

Nash

100 Salem Court
Rocky Mount, NC 27804

New Hanover

Battleship North Carolina

New Hanover Adult - 12 and over $12.00;Seniors (65 and older) $10.00; Military (active duty or retired with military ID card): $10; Child - 6 through 11 $6.00; Child - 5 and under Free

#1 Battleship Road
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Summer Hours (Memorial Day through Labor Day) 8:00am - 8:00pm

Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design Arts

New Hanover History Adults $12, Seniors

503 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday-10:00 am-5:00 pm, Sunday-1:00-5:00 pm, Monday-Closed to the public

Burgwin-Wright House

New Hanover yes

224 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4

Burnett-Eaton Museum Foundation

New Hanover

410 N. 7th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Saturday

Cape Fear Museum

New Hanover $6 for adults, $5 seniors, $3 youth. Free to members.

814 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1-5, Open 9-5 Mondays between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Closed some holidays.

Fort Fisher State Historic Site

New Hanover no

1610 Fort Fisher South Boulevard
Kure Beach, NC 28449

Hours: April-September: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sun., 1-5; October-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; closed Sunday & Monday

Latimer House Museum

New Hanover yes

126 South Third Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-2; Saturday, 12-5

Louise Wells Cameron Art Museum

New Hanover yes

3201 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28412

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 10:30-4; closed Mondays

Museum of World Cultures

New Hanover

UNC Wilmington Campus
Wilmington, NC 28403

North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

New Hanover yes

900 Loggerhead Road
Kure Beach, NC 28449

Hours: Daily, 9-5

North Carolina Military History Museum

New Hanover no

National Guard Training Center
Kure Beach, NC 28449

Hours: June-August: daily, 9-5; April, May, Sept. & Oct.: Wednesday-Sunday, 9-5; November-March, Saturday & Sunday only, 9-5

The Children's Museum of Wilmington

New Hanover yes

116 Orange Street at 2nd St
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: Opening early 2006 -- see website for hours

Wilmington Railroad Museum

New Hanover yes

501 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Hours: March 15-October 14: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5; October 15-March 14: Monday-Saturday, 10-4

Wrightsville Beach Museum

New Hanover no

303 West Salisbury Street
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 12-5; Sunday, 1-5

Northampton

Northampton County Museum

Northampton History

203 West Jefferson Street
Jackson, NC 27845

Onslow

Montford Point Marines Museum

Onslow

Hwy 24 Lejeune Boulevard, Building M101
Camp Johnson Marine Corps Base Jacksonville, NC 28541

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday, 11-2 and 4-7; Saturday, 11-4

Museum of the Marine

Onslow History

824 Gum Branch Road
Jacksonville, NC 28540

Onslow County Museum

Onslow yes

301 South Wilmington Street
Richlands, NC 28574

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4:30; Saturday and Sunday, 1-4

Pelletier House

Onslow

Old Bridge Street at the New River
Jacksonville, NC 28540

Orange

Orange

, NC

Ackland Art Museum

Orange Arts/Crafts Free Admission

101 S. Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: W-Th 10-9,F-Sat 10-5,Sun 1- 5

Ayr Mount

Orange

376 St. Mary's Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Burwell School Historic Site

Orange

319 North Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 11-4; Sunday, 1-4

Carolina Union Activities Board

Orange

CB5210 Student Union
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-5210

Carrboro Arts Center

Orange

300-G East Main Street
Carrboro, NC 27510

Chapel Hill Museum

Orange

523 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4; closed Monday & Tuesday

Chapel Hill Preservation Society

Orange

Horace Williams House
610 East Rosemary Street Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4; closed Monday and Saturday

Dean E. Smith Center

Orange

300 Skipper Bowles Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Dickson House, Alexander

Orange

150 East King Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Herbarium

Orange

CB#3280 Coker Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

John and June Allcott Gallery

Orange

115 South Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Kidzu Children's Museum

Orange Yes

105 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Orange

250 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

North Carolina Botanical Garden

Orange

Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: See website for hours of operation

North Carolina Collection Gallery

Orange no

Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Hours: Monday- Friday 9-5, Saturday 9-1, Sunday 1-5

Occaneechi Indian Village

Orange

Cameron Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Orange County Historical Museum

Orange no

201 North Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Hours: April-December: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4; Sunday, 1-4; January-March: Tuesday-Sunday, 1-4

Rosenzweig Gallery

Orange no

1933 West Cornwallis Road
Durham, NC 27705

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30-5; Friday, 8:30-3:30

Pamlico

Oriental's History Museum

Pamlico Free

802 Broad Street
Oriental, NC 28571

Hours: Fri. 11-3, Sat. 12-4, Sun. 1-4

Pamlico County Historical Association Museum

Pamlico

North Street
Bayboro, NC 28515

Pasquotank

Museum of the Albemarle

Pasquotank no

501 South Water Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Hours: Tu-Sat., 9-5; Sun. 2-5

Port Discover

Pasquotank

611 E Main St.
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 1-5 p.m.; Saturday 10 - 4

Pender

Moores Creek National Battlefield

Pender

200 Moores Creek Drive
Currie, NC 28435

Hours: Daily, 9-5, except 1/1 and 12/25

Pender County Museum

Pender

200 West Bridger Street
Burgaw, NC 28425

Penderlea Homestead Museum

Pender

284 Garden Road
Willard, NC 28478

Hours: By appointment

Poplar Grove Historic Plantation

Pender yes

10200 US Hwy 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 12-5; except closed Christmas Week through first Monday in February

Topsail Island Museum, Missiles and More

Pender FREE. Donations Accepted.

Assembly Building
720 Channel Boulevard Topsail Beach, NC 28445

Hours: April-October: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 2-4; other times by appointment

Perquimans

Newbold-White House Historic Site

Perquimans yes

151 Newbold-White Road
Hertford, NC 27944

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4:30; Sunday, 2-5; closed Thanksgiving Day through February

Perquimans Village

Perquimans

948 Pender Road
Hertford, NC 27944

Person

Person County Museum of History

Person

309 North Main Street
Roxboro, NC 27573

Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 10-2

Pitt

East Carolina Village of Yesteryear

Pitt

525 South Evans Street
Greenville, NC 27858

Farmville Fire Museum

Pitt

3713 North Main Street
Farmville, NC 27828

Greenville Museum of Art

Pitt no

802 South Evans Street
Greenville, NC 27834

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4:30, Saturday and Sunday, 1-4

Grifton Historical Museum

Pitt

202 Creek Shore Drive
Grifton, NC 28530

Hours: By appointment

May Museum and Park

Pitt

3802 South Main Street
Farmville, NC 27828

Hours: 9 - 5 Mon - Fri

Walter L. Stasavich Science and Nature Center

Pitt

1000 Mumford Road
Greenville, NC 27858

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30-5; Sunday, 1-5

Wellington B. Gray Gallery

Pitt

5th and Jarvis Streets
East Carolina University Greenville, NC 27858

Hours: Monday-Wednesday, Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 10-2; Summer: Monday-Thursday, 10-3

Winterville Historical and Arts Museum

Pitt

2543 North Church Street
Winterville, NC 28590

Polk

Polk County Historical Museum

Polk

1 Depot Street
Tryon, NC 28782

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 10-12

The Upstairs Gallery

Polk

49 South Trade St
Tryon, NC 28782

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-5

Randolph

North Carolina Aviation Museum

Randolph yes

Asheboro Regional Airport
2222-G Pilot View Road Asheboro, NC 27205

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5

North Carolina Pottery Center

Randolph Arts/Crafts $2.50 - adults $1.00 - students 13-18 free - students 12 and under

233 East Avenue
Seagrove, NC 27341

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm

North Carolina Zoo

Randolph yes

4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC 27203

Hours: 9-4 daily

Richard Petty Museum

Randolph yes

142 West Academy Street
Randleman, NC 27317

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5

St. Paul Museum

Randolph

corner of High Point and Stout Streets
Randleman, NC 27317

Trinity Historical Society Museum

Randolph no

7524 NC Highway 62
Trinity, NC 27370

Hours: Friday 10am-2pm

Richmond

Leak-Wall House and Garden

Richmond

405 East Washington Street
Rockingham, NC 28379

National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame, Inc.

Richmond

2 Main Street
Hamlet, NC 28345

Rankin Museum of American Heritage

Richmond

131 West Church Street
Ellerbe, NC 28338

Hours: Monday-Friday, 1-4; Saturday and Sunday, 2-5

Robeson

Exploration Station

Robeson For Kids $5 Children, $3 Adults, $60 Annual Membership

104 North Chestnut Street
Lumberton, NC 28358

Hours: Wed-Sat 10am-5 pm, Sun 1pm-5pm, Closed Mon & Tues

Humphrey-Williams-Smith Plantation

Robeson

5000 Hwy. 211 West
Lumberton, NC 28358

Maxton Museum

Robeson

Gilbert Patterson Law Office Building
Graham, NC 28364

Museum of the Native American Resource Center

Robeson

Old Main Building
UNC-Pembroke Pembroke, NC 28372

Red Springs Historical Museum

Robeson

217 South Main Street
Red Springs, NC 28377

Robeson County History Museum

Robeson

101 South Elm Street
Lumberton, NC 28358

Hours: Mon, Fri, 9 a.m.-noon; T, Wed., Thurs., 1-5 p.m.

Robeson Planetarium/Science Center

Robeson

420 Caton Road
Lumberton, NC 28360

Rockingham

Eden Historical Museum

Rockingham

656 Washington St
Eden, NC 27288

Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham free

Wentworth, NC

Hours: Office-Tues.-Friday 10-4, Rours-Thurs.-Friday, 10-4

Wright Tavern

Rockingham no

Wentworth, NC 27375

Hours: By appointment

Rowan

Dr. Josephus W. Hall House Museum

Rowan yes

226 South Jackson Street
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 1-4

Gold Hill Mines Historic Park

Rowan

750 St. Stevens Church Road
Gold Hill, NC 28071

Grimes Mill

Rowan

600 North Church Street
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: By appointment

Horizons Unlimited

Rowan

1636 Parkview Circle
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: Office hours, 7:30-4:30, M-Friday

National Sportscasters & Sportswriters Hall of Fame

Rowan

323 North Main Street
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: Temporarily closed as new location is sought

North Carolina Transportation Museum

Rowan no

411 South Salisbury Avenue
Spencer, NC 28159

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; November-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4

Rowan Museum, Inc.

Rowan History Free

202 North Main St
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: Public Tours Friday-Sunday 1pm-4pm, Office Hours Monday-Friday 10am-4pm

Waterworks Visual Arts Center

Rowan no

123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5

Rutherford

Green River Plantation

Rutherford yes

6333 Coxe Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

KidsSenses Childrens InterACTIVE Museum

Rutherford yes

172 N. Main Street
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5

Maimy Etta Black Fine Arts Museum and Historical Society

Rutherford

404 Hardin Road
Forest City, NC 28043

Rutherford County Farm Museum

Rutherford yes

240 Depot Street
Forest City, NC 28043

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10-4

Sampson

Dr. Victor R. Small Cultural Arts Center

Sampson

709 College Street
Clinton, NC 28328

Sampson County History Museum, Inc.

Sampson

313 Lisbon Street
Clinton, NC 28328

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 10-4

Scotland

Indian Museum of the Carolinas

Scotland

607 Turnpike Road
Laurinburg, NC 28352

John Blue Historic Complex

Scotland

13040 X-Way Road
Laurinburg, NC 28352

Temperance Hall and John Charles McNeill House

Scotland

Old Wire Road Hwy 401
Wagram, NC 28396

Terry Sanford House

Scotland

213 McLaurin Avenue
Laurinburg, NC 28352

Vardell Gallery

Scotland

1700 Dogwood Mile
Laurinburg, NC 28352

Stanly

Badin Historic Museum

Stanly free

60 Falls Road
Badin, NC 28009

Hours: Sunday, 2-5 p.m.

Morrow Mountain State Park

Stanly no

49104 Morrow Mountain Road
Albemarle, NC 28001

Hours: Daily

Oakboro Regional Museum of History

Stanly

231 North Main Street
Oakboro, NC 28129

Hours: Sunday, Monday, 2-4 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-noon

Stanly County Museum, Freeman-Marks House & I.W. Snuggs House

Stanly

245 East Main Street
Albemarle, NC 28001

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-4

Stokes

Hanging Rock State Park

Stokes

Hanging Rock Road/SR 2015
Danbury, NC 27016

Wilson Fulton House

Stokes

403 North Main Street
Danbury, NC 27016

Surry

Edwards-Franklin House

Surry

4132 Haystack Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030-9496

Hours: April-September, 2nd Saturday & Sunday

Gertrude Smith House

Surry History Free Admission

708 North Main Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030

Hours: Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., April-December

Horne Creek Living Historical Farm

Surry

308 Horne Creek Farm Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4

Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

Surry yes

301 North Main Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030

Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10-4; Saturday 10-4 (April-October), 10-2 (November-March)

William Alfred Moore House

Surry yes

202 Moore Avenue
Mount Airy, NC 27030

Hours: Tours by appointment

Swain

Mountain Farm Museum

Swain

Hwy 150, 441 North
Cherokee, NC 28719

Museum of the Cherokee Indian

Swain yes

Rt. 441 North and Drama Road
Cherokee, NC 28719

Smoky Mountain Trains

Swain yes

100 Greenlee Street
Bryson City, NC 28713

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 8:30-5:30

Transylvania

Allison-Deaver House

Transylvania History

2753 Asheville Hwy
Pisgah Forest, NC n/a

Hours: Tours are Saturdays 1-4 and Sundays 1-4 beginning May 7th through October 16th, except when there is a festival in downtown Brevard, NC

Cradle of Forestry in America Historic Site

Transylvania

1001 Pisgah Highway
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

Hours: April 15-November 5, 2006: daily, 9-5

Sims Art Center

Transylvania

400 North Broad Street
Brevard College Brevard, NC 27812

Transylvania Heritage Museum

Transylvania

189 West Main Street
Brevard, NC 28712

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10-5

Tyrrell

Columbia Theater Cultural Resource Center

Tyrrell

304 Main Street
Columbia, NC 27925

Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 10-4:30; Saturday, 10-2

Pocosin Arts Folk School

Tyrrell

201 Main Street
Columbia, NC 27925

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5

Union

Andrew Jackson Memorial

Union History Adults $5, Children ages 6-12 $2, Seniors $4, and Children ages 5

8215 Waxhaw Highway
Waxhaw, NC 28173

Hours: Friday, Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 2-5

JAARS Museum of the Alphabet

Union

6409 Davis Road
Waxhaw, NC 28173

Hours: Call to reserve for tours

Jesse Helms Center Foundation

Union

3910 US Hwy 74 East
Wingate, NC 28174

Jesse James Historical Society

Union

n/a
Waxhaw, NC n/a

Hours: n/a 11/05

Vance

Vance County Historical Museum

Vance

213 South Garnett Street
Henderson, NC 27536

Wake

African American Cultural Center

Wake Cultural Free

African American Cultural Center
355 Witherspoon Student Center, Box 7318 Raleigh, NC 27695

African American Cultural Complex

Wake Cultural Free, donations accepted

119 Sunnybrook Road
Raleigh, NC 27610-1827

Hours: by appointment only

ARTS North Carolina, Inc.

Wake

4th Floor, Suite 410
336 Fayetteville Street Mall Raleigh, NC 27601

Artspace

Wake

201 East Davie Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-6; first Fridays to 10 p.m.

Contemporary Art Museum

Wake

409 West Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Hours: Not yet open

Garner Station Historical Museum

Wake

Old Garner Road
Garner, NC 27529

Gregg Museum of Art & Design

Wake no

Talley Student Center Room 3302
North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC 27695

Hours: Monday-Friday, 12-8, Saturday and Sunday, 2-8, closed student holidays and between exhibitions.

Haywood Hall Museum House

Wake FREE. Donations Accepted.

211 New Bern Place
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: March-December: 10:30-1:30 daily

Historic Latta House

Wake

1001 Parker Street
Oberlin Village Raleigh, NC 27607

Historic Oak View County Park

Wake no

4028 Carya Drive
Raleigh, NC 27610

Hours: Daily

Historic Oakwood Cemetery

Wake

701 Oakwood Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27601

Historic Yates Mill County Park

Wake

4908 Penny Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

Hours: Anticipated opening: May, 2006

J C Raulston Arboretum

Wake

4415 Beryl Road
NC State University Raleigh, NC 27695

Hours: April-October: 8-8; November-March, 8-5

Joel Lane Museum House

Wake

728 West Hargett Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-2; Saturday, 1-4

Marbles Kids Museum

Wake yes

201 East Hargett Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-1437

Hours: Monday - Sunday, 9am - 5pm (open until 7pm every Thursday and on First Friday)

Marilyn J. Harrison Gallery

Wake

336 Fayetteville Street Mall
Suite 440, Waverly Akins Building Raleigh, NC 27601

Mordecai Historic Park

Wake yes

1 Mimosa Street
Raleigh, NC 27604

Hours: Monday, Wednesday-Saturday, Sunday

Museums of Fuquay-Varina

Wake

131 South Fuquay Avenue.
Fuquay-Varina, NC

North Carolina Arts Council

Wake

221 East Lane Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

North Carolina Museum of Art

Wake No except special exhibitions

2110 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday and Sunday, 10-5; Friday 10-9

North Carolina Museum of History

Wake History Free

5 East Edenton Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: Monday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday: Noon to 5:00 p.m.

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Wake no

11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 12-5

North Carolina State Capitol

Wake

1 East Edenton Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

North Carolina State Historic Sites

Wake

430 N. Salisbury Street
Suite 2050 Raleigh, NC 27603

North Carolina State Historic Sites

Wake

Dobbs Building
430 North Salisbury Street, Suite 2050 Raleigh, NC 27603

Pope House Museum

Wake

511 South Wilmington Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: Not yet open for tours

Raleigh City Museum

Wake no

220 Fayetteville Street Mall, Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27601

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10-4; Saturday, 1-4

Ray Price Legends of Harley Drag Racing Museum

Wake

1126 South Saunders Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Spring Hill/Hunter House

Wake

Dorothea Dix Hospital Campus
705 Barbour Drive Raleigh, NC 27606

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8-5; closed Saturday and Sunday

Warren

Buck Spring Plantation

Warren

State Road 1348
North of Vaughan Vaughan, NC 27586

Norlina Train Museum

Warren

Norlina, NC 27563

Washington

Port-O-Plymouth Civil War Museum

Washington

302 East Water Street
Plymouth, NC 27962

Somerset Place State Historic Site

Washington no

2572 Lake Shore Road
Creswell, NC 27928

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; Sunday, 1-5; November-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4

Watauga

Appalachian Cultural Museum

Watauga yes

University Hall Drive
Appalachian St Univ Boone, NC 28608

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5; closed Monday

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum

Watauga Arts/Crafts $7 General; $6 Senior and Student, $5 Children, Active Military Free

159 Chestnut St.
Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Hours: Mon - Wed and Friday 10-5, Thurs 10-7, Sunday 1-5

Catherine Smith Gallery

Watauga

733 Rivers Street, Farthing Auditorium
Appalachian State University Boone, NC 28607

Hickory Ridge Homestead

Watauga

591 Horn in the West Drive
Boone, NC 28607

Hours: Saturday, 9-4, Sunday, 1-4

Mystery Hill and Native American Artifacts Museum

Watauga yes

129 Mystery Hill Lane
Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Hours: Daily; June-August:9-8; September-May, 9-5

The Children's Playhouse

Watauga Members free; non-members, $5 per person

400 Tracy Circle
Boone, NC 28607

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10 am.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10-3

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

Watauga FREE. Donations Accepted.

423 West King Street
Boone, NC 28608

Hours: Tu-Thursday, Saturday, 10-6; Friday, 12-8

Wayne

Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site

Wayne no

264 Governor Aycock Road
Fremont, NC 27830

Hours: April-October: Monday-Saturday, 9-5; closed Sunday; November-March: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4; closed Sunday and Monday

Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

Wayne

345-A Park Entrance Road
Seven Springs, NC 28578

Fremont Heritage Museum

Wayne

112 East Main Street
Fremont, NC 27830

Wayne County Historical Association and Museum

Wayne Free. Donations appreciated.

116 North William Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530-3702

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4, or by appointment

Waynesborough Historic Village

Wayne no

801-B Highway 117 South
Goldsboro, NC 27530

Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5 Sun 1-5

z Northern Wayne Heritage Museum

Wayne

Mill Street
Pikeville, NC 27863

Wilkes

Whippoorwill Academy and Village

Wilkes

11929 Hwy 268 West
Ferguson, NC 28624

Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 3-5, or by appointment

Wilkes Art Gallery

Wilkes

913 C Street
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Hours: Tuesday, 10-8; Wednesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-2

Wilkes Heritage Museum

Wilkes History Admission: $6 per person (includes state sales tax); children 5 and under admitted free of charge

100 East Main Street
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm; Saturdays by appointment or for special events

Wilson

Barton College Galleries

Wilson yes

Case Art Building
Wilson, NC 27893

Hours: Monday- Friday, 10-4:30 and special events

Imagination Station Science Museum

Wilson yes

224 East Nash Street
Wilson, NC 27893

Hours: Monday-Saturday 9-5; closed Sunday

Oliver Nestus Freeman Round House Museum

Wilson

1202 Nash Street SE
Wilson, NC 27893

Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9-4; Saturday, noon-4; closed Sunday & Monday

Oliver Nestus Freeman Round House Museum

Wilson Free

1202 E. Nash St.
Wilson, NC 27893

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9am-4pm

Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park

Wilson

Highway 42 West
Lucama, NC 27851

Wilson Arts Center and Edna Boykin Cultural Center

Wilson

124 Nash Street SW
Wilson, NC 27893

Hours: Wilson Center: Tuesday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-3. Boykin (108 West Nash): by appointment or special event

Yadkin

Charles Bruce Davis Museum of Art, History and Science, Inc.

Yadkin

127 Hemlock Street
Yadkinville, NC 27055

Richard Gwyn Museum

Yadkin

129 Church Street
Elkin, NC 28621

Tulbert House

Yadkin

216 North Van Buren Street
Yadkinville, NC 27055

Yadkin Arts Council

Yadkin

201 West Main Street
Yadkinville, NC 27055

Hours: Thursday, Friday, 2-5; Saturday, 11-2

Yancey

Mount Mitchell State Park

Yancey

2388 NC State Highway 128
Burnsville, NC 28714

Rush Wray Museum of Yancey County History

Yancey

11 Academy Street
Burnsville, NC 28714