Street Address
101 South Elm Street
Lumberton, NC 28358
Mailing Address
101 South Elm Street
Lumberton, NC 28358
Hours
Monday, Friday9 AM - 12 PM
Tuesday - Thursday1 PM - 5 PM
Closed Holidays
Admissions
no
Services
Gift Shop
Group Tours
Staff
Blake Tyner, Executive Director and Curator

Description

The museum highlights interesting events in Robeson County’s history with artifacts from early geological times to the present. Exhibits show the natural resources, transportation, agricultural, commercial, military, social and cultural history of the area. The museum’s goal is to tell the story of the county with permanent and changing exhibits

Mission

History

The Robeson County History Museum was organized in 1987 as the Robeson County Heritage Showcase under the auspices of Robeson County Bicentennial to preserve and share the history of Robeson County.

Publications

Robeson Remembers Volume 1 Stories include: Tobacco Season, Col. Thomas Robeson, Rev. Joseph Evans, Asbury Church, Floral College, The Caldwell House, Welton Lowery, H.L. Edens, Hayswood School, Flora McDonald's May Day, Dr. Tom Norment, Thompson Hospital, Baker Sanatorium, Dr. E.L. Bowman, Gov. A.W. McLean, “Miss Lula” Williams, Lumberton Trading Co., K.M. Biggs Family, Fire Chief Eddie Glover, E.M. Johnson, Lance Pearce, Joseph Mitchell, Town of Parkton, Maj. Gen. Paul S. Oliver, Joe Dietzel, Ray Revels, “Mr. Tom” Oxendine, E.B. Turner, Maude Stewart, Mary Stephens, Dorris Faulk

ADA

Wheelchair Accessible

Services

Gift Shop

Group Tours