Archive: Jan 2019

Call for Community-Curated Exhibit Submissions

Museum of Durham History- Durham 150 Community Curated Exhibits General Information: Throughout the spring and summer of 2019, the Museum of Durham History will feature a series of rotating exhibits curated by our community with the goal of providing a platform to share our city’s diverse stories. Museum staff will work… Read More

Help us share Durham’s stories!

Was your New Year’s resolution to give back to your community? Volunteers play a crucial role at the Museum of Durham History through research, communications, guest interaction, and so much more. With thousands of visitors walking through our doors each year, our diverse group of volunteers provides a personal touch… Read More

Durham During the Great War Closing Event

Throughout the run of our Durham During the Great War exhibit, we highlighted the sacrifices of Durhamites at home and abroad during World War One. The Museum’s commemoration for the centennial anniversary of the war’s armistice culminated in a closing event which featured Duke University’s Dr. Adriane Lentz-Smith. The lecture, which was based… Read More