Cape Fear Museum of History & Science

www.capefearmuseum.com

Cape Fear Museum of History & Science

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Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Mon-Sat 9 am-5 pm; Sun 1-5 pm

Address

  • 814 Market Street

    Wilmington,   NC   28401

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Explore the rich history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear region at the state's oldest history museum. Discover the past in Cape Fear Stories, where you can see a scale model of 1863 Wilmington waterfront and watch the Civil War Battle of Fort Fisher unfold before your eyes. Investigate coastal ecology in the hands-on Michael Jordan Discovery Gallery. Meet Wilmington's oldest resident, a 15-foot-tall Giant Ground Sloth. Enjoy educational programs for children and families every Saturday and programs for adults throughout the year. Changing special exhibits always on view.

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Address:

814 Market Street
Wilmington NC 28401

Coordinates:

Latitude: 34° 14' 9.5994" / Longitude: -77° 56' 20.04"

Special Directions:

On Market Street between 8th & 9th Streets near historic downtown Wilmington.

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