Archive: Nov 2019

A MoDH One of a Kind!

Thanks to you the Museum of Durham History can share the stories of Durham’s past and present that make our community unique. Together we have explored subjects like Durham’s soul and jazz heritage and the impact World War I had on Durham; we have learned how baseball cards got their… Read More

Durham: A Self-Portrait 150 Premiere Recep

On Saturday, November 16th, the Museum joined Dr. Steve Channing of Video Dialog Inc. to present the first screening of Durham: A Self-Portrait 150 at the Carolina Theatre as part of programming for Durham 150. Nearly 700 were in attendance of the premiere and enjoyed remarks from the Museum’s Executive… Read More

Thank you Mitch Tuchman!

The Museum of Durham History’s Board of Directors is made up of many dedicated members from Durham’s community who graciously volunteer their time and provide their diverse professional skills to benefit the Museum’s operations. The Museum staff wants to give a special thanks to long-time board member Mitch Tuchman… Read More

Supporters of Durham 150: Issue #20

Welcome to the Supporters of Durham 150 newsletter, designed to keep those interested in Durham’s sesquicentennial updated on all the planning activities surrounding the yearlong commemoration.   Review of the Closing Ceremony Wow! We are still reveling after the Durham 150 Closing Ceremony that took place at DPAC on Saturday,… Read More

Durham 150 Closing Ceremony

The Durham 150 Closing Ceremony was a night we will not soon forget! Museum staff was on hand with our Story Kiosk asking attendees to share their favorite memories from Durham 150. Check out our YouTube channel to see their stories! The audience travelled through Durham’s history thanks… Read More