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Looking Up: Star Party, a Unique Stargazing Event

Posted April 10, 2018 at 9:30 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Join Cape Fear Museum, Carolina Beach State Park, Cape Fear Astronomical Society and many other community partners for a fun-filled evening of stargazing and astronomy-themed … Read More »

New PlayTime! Exhibit Opens at Cape Fear Museum

Posted March 20, 2018 at 9:46 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Most kids like to play, and many adults do too! PlayTime!, Cape Fear Museum’s newest in-house exhibition, opens on March 16, 2018. The exhibit captures a … Read More »

Museum Welcomes New Staff

Posted March 16, 2018 at 1:30 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is pleased to welcome Darcie Cook as its science content developer and Cordelia Norris as exhibits coordinator. Cook … Read More »

Museum Awarded Duke Energy Foundation Grant

Posted December 1, 2017 at 7:45 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $9,740 grant from Duke Energy. Funds will be used to fund Electricity and Magnetism field trips for fourth graders … Read More »

Museum Awarded Landfall Foundation Grant

Posted November 28, 2017 at 8:30 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $4,457 grant from the Landfall Foundation. Funds will be used to host the Bright Star Touring Theatre Company’s … Read More »

Museum Welcomes New Staff

Posted November 9, 2017 at 7:31 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

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

New Hanover County Projects and Employees Receive Local Awards

Posted February 25, 2016 at 3:23 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews Release

  Outstanding Stewardship Awards At today’s Lower Cape Fear Stewardship Development Coalition Awards Luncheon, two New Hanover County projects received Outstanding Stewardship Awards for innovation and environmental awareness: the newly-renovated … Read More »

New Hanover County’s Cape Fear Museum Launches Leisure Time Study

Posted January 11, 2016 at 11:16 am     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCommunications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is launching a study today of leisure time habits in New Hanover County and the … Read More »

State of Emergency Effective at 6:00 PM

Posted October 2, 2015 at 12:11 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCommunications & OutreachEmergency Management and 911Fire ServicesHealthNews ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County and all municipalities effective today, Oct. 2, at 6 p.m. in advance of torrential … Read More »

Museum to Break Ground for Outdoor Park

Posted March 23, 2015 at 9:01 am     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum will break ground for its Outdoor Learning Environment on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony, which is free and … Read More »

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