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Dining Series 2022: Geer Street Garden

The Museum of Durham History is pleased to announce that we are partnering with five popular Durham restaurants to host a special Dining Series!  As part of the programming surrounding our latest exhibit, Dining Out In Durham, we will feature monthly dinners where ticket holders will… Learn More

‘Project Aeschylus’ @ MoDH for August 3rd Friday!

The Museum of Durham History and the Durham Production Company are excited to announce an exclusive demonstration of the DPC’s Project Aeschylus for Durham’s August Third Friday Art Walk. Between 6 and 8pm on August 19th, head over to the Museum of Durham History at 500 W… Learn More

Movie Night at Durham Central Park

On September 9th, from 7-9:30pm, join MoDH at Durham Central Park for a Movie Night under the stars! We will be showing Food Town, a short documentary that interviews 6 different Durham-based chefs about the honor of being “The South’s Tastiest Town”. After that great presentation, we know… Learn More

John Hope Franklin/ Duke University Photography/ Jeffrey A. Camarati

John Hope Franklin History Grove Dedication

In the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic, we unveiled a new History Grove dedicated to Dr. John Hope Franklin. Therefore, we did not get to celebrate its creation properly! We plan on having a dedication ceremony the morning of September 10th, to properly honor Dr. Franklin and… Learn More

Dining Series 2022: JuJu

The Museum of Durham History is pleased to announce that we are partnering with five popular Durham restaurants to host a special Dining Series!  As part of the programming surrounding our latest exhibit, Dining Out In Durham, we will feature monthly dinners where ticket holders will… Learn More

Dining Series 2022: Vin Rouge

The Museum of Durham History is pleased to announce that we are partnering with five popular Durham restaurants to host a special Dining Series!  As part of the programming surrounding our latest exhibit, Dining Out In Durham, we will feature monthly dinners where ticket holders will… Learn More

Showing Love For Our MoDH Family

As a way to show our appreciation to you, we will be hosting an exclusive Donor Appreciation night in recognition of your support, generosity and commitment to the Museum and our community over the last two years. The event will be complimentary and in recognition of friends of the Museum… Learn More