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On February 22, MoDH participated in a Twitter-based discussion about black Muslim life in America on Feb. 22. Led by Pen American (a free speech organization) and Sapelo Square (a group highlighting black Muslim heritage), this virtual roundtable allowed us to participate in a nation-wide discussion. #BlackMuslimLegacy townhall generated … Read More

Celebrate Black History Month 2018

Looking for ways to commemorate and reflect on the history and culture of the African American community? Check out one of these great events taking place around Durham throughout the month of February. Lecture – “History of the Civil Rights Movement” February 12, 2018 North Carolina Central … Read More

A Message from the MoDH

Human history is more than a lifeless list of dates and events. It is the story of people. The Museum of Durham History uses such stories to foster curiosity, encourage further inquiry and promote an understanding about diverse perspectives about the Durham community. To be responsible, a museum must include … Read More

MoDH Executive Director Search Announcement

Executive Director, Museum of Durham History Interested applicants, scroll down and follow the link to apply. The museum has reopened its search for a new leader. Katie Spencer, the founding Executive Director, recently stepped down to focus on curatorial interests, and Director of Operations Patrick Mucklow stepped up to serve as Interim … Read More

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