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Cape Fear Museum

Nano Days at Cape Fear Museum

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video A nation-wide education exhibit comes to the Port City teaching kids about nanoscale science and engineering. Full story...
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CELEBRATE: Looking back at 275 years in the Port City

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videoWilmington is celebrating its 275th anniversary. The Port City has gone through quite a bit over that time. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: 'A View From Space' exhibit

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videoThe Cape Fear Museum has a brand new exhibit that's out of this world. 'A View from Space' will have you seeing stars, and lets visitors see a satellite's perspective of the Earth below. Full story...
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Museum transforms into crime scene

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videoThe Cape Fear Museum was transformed into a crime scene Saturday. Organizers say they created a plot where a piece of scientific equipment goes missing from the Learning Center. Full story...
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Bid on items from the Cape Fear Museum

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videoThe Cape Fear Museum is having an auction! The museum is auctioning numerous items that don't fit their mission of collecting items related to the history or science of the lower Cape Fear area. Full story...
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Search continues for Civil War artifacts stolen from Cape Fear Museum

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video The Cape Fear Museum is still looking for help finding some missing history. Detectives continue searching for the thief or thieves who swiped five Civil War-era objects from a display cabinet at the Wilmington museum. Full story...
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Civil War relics stolen from Cape Fear Museum

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videoSome pieces of Civil War history are missing from the Cape Fear Museum in Wilmington. The museum staff noticed they were missing this morning. Full story...
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Bloodsuckers take over Cape Fear Museum

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videoThey’re tiny, they'll make you itch, and they want to suck your blood. The newest addition to the Cape Fear Museum is the Attack of the Bloodsuckers Exhibit. Full story...
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Cape Fear Museum OPEN TODAY

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The Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is open today from from 9 AM -5 PM. Stop the Museum and browse through the exhibits prior to the evening's Independence Day festivities in Downtown Wilmington. Cape Fear Museum offers free admission to all active duty military personnel through Labor Day, September 2, 2013 as a member of the Blue Star Museums initiative. Full story...
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Mystery at the Museum

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videoSomeone stole a fossil this weekend from the Cape Fear Museum of History and Science, and a group of kids played detective. Mystery at the Museum engages kids in science and problem solving through a pretend crime scene investigation. Kids investigated clues and even did their own lab work to solve the mystery. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: The Cape Fear Museum

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videoWWAY's George Elliot stopped by the Cape Fear Museum to check out their exhibit "Shopping Around Wilmington," and to see what else they have coming up. Full story...
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Cape Fear Museum welcomes mollusk mania

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Seashell enthusiast from all over North Carolina flocked to the Cape Fear Museum for the 2012 North Carolina Shell Show. Full story...
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Cape Fear Museum unveils Confederate general's uniform

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A piece of Civil War history at the Cape Fear Museum is getting a new lease on life. Museum staff today unveiled the uniform of Gen. William Henry Chase Whiting. Full story...
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StormFest gets folks ready for Hurricane Season 2012

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We are just days into Hurricane Season, but the tropics got fired up a little early this year. Although things are quiet now, we still have a whole season ahead of us. That's why many Cape Fear residents came out to StormFest 2012 Saturday at the Cape Fear Museum to learn from area experts, including WWAY's StormTrack 3 meteorologists, about preparing for a hurricane. Full story...
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