The Museum's 115th Birthday!

Tuesday, December 5, 10 a.m.

On Tuesday, December 5, the North Carolina Museum of History will celebrate its 115th birthday!

Join the North Carolina Museum of History staff in honoring founder, Frederick Augustus Olds, by laying a wreath at his grave in Historic Oakwood Cemetery. 

  • 10 a.m. Processional from North Carolina Museum of History to Historic Oakwood Cemetery
  • 10:15 a.m. Wreath-laying; remarks by a museum representative will follow

Learn the full story of the museum's history!