Wilmington, North Carolina
Cape Fear Museum collects, preserves and interprets objects relating to the history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear, and makes those objects and their interpretation available to the public through educational exhibitions and programs.
Hickory, North Carolina
Catawba Science Center offers visitors of all ages hands on fun as they learn about the natural and physical sciences through participatory exhibts and programs.
Yadkinville, North Carolina
Art, History, Science
Housed in the second Yadkin County Jail, the museum offers items of local and regional history, art and science.
Seven Springs, North Carolina
History, Park, Science
The park museum addresses several themes including cultural history, natural history (geology, plant life, animal life) and conservation studies.
Asheville, North Carolina
Minerals, gems and fossils from N.C. and around the world. Hallmarks are a collection of the rare gem, hiddenite and the Sondley Collection of turn-of-the-century jewelry featuring N.C. gems and gold.
Harkers Island, North Carolina
Art, Culture, History, Science
Discover a simpler way of life through cultural and historic exhibits from North Carolina's coastal villages. Explore boatbuilding exhibits and workshops. Browse our extensive decoy collection as well as educational exhibits about waterfowling. Learn through workshops, exhibits and activities for all ages. Enjoy wetland trails and an observation tower that gives an upclose view of the land that shapes a way of life.
Kings Mountain, North Carolina
Visitor Center includes small museum with artifacts and mounts. New Visitors Center in 1996 will have dioramas, exhibits, auditorium and classroom.