Spring 2014 Newsletter  
Earlier Museum newsletters
Caldwell County History DVDs
About the museum
Mission and officers
Permanent exhibits
Permanent exhibit showcases

Past special exhibits

Museum gift shop
Friends of the Museum
Volunteering at the Museum

Caldwell Historical Society

Other regional sites (links)
Caldwell County History

History of Davenport College

Main floor displays 2014
March – April
: Hibriten High School Southern Cultures Class
May - July: Prominent Caldwell Citizens

Museum Board meetings will be at the Museum at 4 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday every other month beginning in January. All Board meetings are open to the public.

Listen for the Museum on Foothills Radio WJRI 1340 at 7:40 a.m. the first Friday of each month.

CHM on FaceBook.

CHM provides Wifi access.


Caldwell Heritage Museum  Come see us!

Click for Directions to the Museum which is located in Lenoir near downtown, behind the Davenport School.

Main floor special display March – April 2014: Hibriten High School Southern Cultures Honors Class
Displays in earlier years:
2010 and 2011

Sunday April 27, 2p.m. - 5 p.m.
Hibriten High School Southern Culture Class Projects Open House

Authors Joyce Moyer Hostetter and Louisa Emmons, Music and Refreshments

More details in the  Spring 2014 Newsletter

Saturday May 3, 2014 – 7 a.m. to ?  Rummage sale at the Museum

Suggested donation: $5 per person

May 14 at 10 a.m. "With These Hands: Furniture Manufacturing."
Facilitator: David Williams

June 11, 2014 – 10 a.m. Topic – “Mr. Grandin’s Town”
acilitators: Matt Bumgarner and Lynn Hawkins

June 12 201 - 6:30 p.m. - Topic – “A Trip Back to 1914”
Facilitator: Colin Foust

Celebrating Smithfield, North Carolina native Ava Gardner at the Caldwell Heritage Museum in May and June.

Sunday June 1 at 3 p.m.:

Tickets ten dollars with limited seating.

Museum Hours:
Tuesday through 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. 

The Museum opened in 1991 and is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of Caldwell County, North Carolina, through about two dozen permanent exhibits and rotating special exhibits as well as through related programming.   

Contact the museum at (828) 758-4004, or via email at caldheritmus@aol.com

The Museum is a member of the Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce
and the Friends of Mountain History.

112 Vaiden St. SW 
Lenoir, NC 28645

email:  caldheritmus@aol.com
(828) 758-4004

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