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Discover the Sun, Earth, Universe exhibition at Cape Fear Museum!

Posted July 26, 2021 at 2:36 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science announces the opening of Sun, Earth, Universe, an engaging and interactive museum exhibition about Earth and space science. … Read More »

Museum Opens Traveling Display About the The Green Book in North Carolina

Posted July 1, 2021 at 3:42 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is opening a new traveling panel display about African Americans’ travel experience during the era of legal racial … Read More »

New Hanover County announces new Cape Fear Museum Director

Posted June 16, 2021 at 1:11 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has selected Wayne LaBar to serve as the new director of the Cape Fear Museum of History and Science, following the retirement of current Museum … Read More »

Museum Opens Traveling Exhibition About the Science Behind Sports

Posted June 10, 2021 at 1:57 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – How fast is your fastball? Do different floor surfaces affect your performance? How do you make a perfect bounce pass? These questions and many more … Read More »

Cape Fear Museum Membership Makes Sense

Posted May 26, 2021 at 1:26 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is hosting a membership drive beginning May 26 through June 16, 2021 and will offer $10 off family memberships. If you are … Read More »

Museum Creates Outreach Project to Inspire Young Women to Pursue STEM Careers

Posted April 28, 2021 at 12:25 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science has been selected by the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) as a recipient of an IF/THEN® Gender Equity Grant in … Read More »

Airlie Gardens and Cape Fear Museum Announce Participation in Museums for All Program

Posted November 5, 2020 at 1:53 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – New Hanover County’s cultural attractions Airlie Gardens and Cape Fear Museum of History and Science are participating in Museums for All, to provide free admission … Read More »

Museums Explore World War II History

Posted October 26, 2020 at 4:16 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – This fall and winter, Cape Fear Museum of History and Science and the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA invite visitors to explore World War II history by … Read More »

New Hanover County continues COVID-19 protective measures, opens Museum, playgrounds, and splashpad, and adds more free Wi-Fi sites

Posted September 4, 2020 at 12:31 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCounty ManagerInformation TechnologyNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Tuesday, Governor Roy Cooper announced the shift into Phase 2.5 of reopening. Mask mandates remain in place and starting at 5 p.m. Friday, September … Read More »

Cape Fear Museum to reopen on Tuesday, September 8 with safety precautions in place

Posted September 3, 2020 at 10:24 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will reopen on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 9 a.m. after being closed for almost six months in … Read More »

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