Cape Fear Museum

  • 814 Market Street Wilmington, NC 28401
  • (910) 798-4350

Attraction Info

History Museums

Cape Fear Museum is the oldest history museum in North Carolina, and contains more than 52,000 artifacts, although visitors see just a small fraction of those. The museum contains exhibits on Michael Jordan, North Carolina natural history, transportation and history of the region, and the city's racial history.


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