Caldwell Heritage Museum
Come see us!
Directions to the
which is located in Lenoir near downtown, behind
the Davenport School.
Museum opened in 1991 and is dedicated to preserving and presenting
the history of Caldwell County,
primarily through about
two dozen permanent exhibits
and rotating special exhibits.
May-July: John F. Kennedy Memorabilia
June 12 at 10 a.m.
Coffee with the Curator: Buffalo
Cove, my home town. Facilitator: John Hawkins.
July 10, 2013 – 10 a.m.
Coffee with the Curator:
World War I: National and Local.
Steve Branch, Museum Volunteer, and Colin Foust,
Associate Museum Director
The Museum is open
Friday from 10:00am until 4:30pm, and Saturdays from 10:00am until 3:00pm.
There is no admission charge, but donations for the operation of the
Museum are appreciated.
WEATHER SCHEDULE: If Caldwell County Schools
are closed for inclement weather, the Museum will also be closed.
If schools are on a delayed schedule or it is a teacher’s work day
due to weather, the Museum will be open on a Saturday schedule
(10-3). If the schools have early dismissal due to weather, the
Museum will be closed also.
Contact the museum at
(828) 758-4004, or via email at
The Museum is a member of the
Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce
Friends of Mountain History.
Museum has a page on
The Museum provides Wifi access.