Cape Fear Museum’s collection of more than 57,000 objects sheds light on the history, science, and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear.
Thank you for your interest in donating to Cape Fear Museum. Every year, new artifacts and images are added to the collection through the generosity of individuals.
This online catalog provides access to the Museum's photograph collection, consisting of more than 15,000 images.
This site includes more than 70 oral histories conducted from the 1970s through the 2010s.
Cape Fear Museum of History and Science and The North Carolina Digital Heritage Center have worked together to digitize local yearbooks.
Collections staff can answer general questions and research queries submitted by phone, email, letter, or fax.
View recent acquisitions to the Museum's collection.