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Wayne County Museum

116 N William St, Goldsboro, NC 27530-3702
+1 919-734-5023
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Black History Month Exhibit

Enjoyed the museum's exhibit for Black History Month. It was wonderful to see so much information... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
DPOWELL13
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Goldsboro, North Carolina
Stopped in on our mini trip to Goldsboro.

Nice little local history museum, well kept interesting museum of local history. We enjoyed our... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Sapphhira
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Napanee, Canada
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Located in the historic downtown district of Goldsboro,NC, the Wayne County Museum is dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of the Goldsboro and Wayne County community. We are proud to be a stop on the Civil War Trails, a program which highlights sites of importance across North Carolina and the South. Our gift shop carries a selection of books and unique gifts centering around Wayne County's unique history!
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5 Mar 2018
“Black History Month Exhibit”
24 Feb 2018
“Stopped in on our mini trip to Goldsboro. ”
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116 N William St, Goldsboro, NC 27530-3702
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Enjoyed the museum's exhibit for Black History Month. It was wonderful to see so much information about local people from the Black community who have played important roles in history of Wayne County.

Thank DPOWELL13
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Nice little local history museum, well kept interesting museum of local history. We enjoyed our brief visit today and would recommend it to anyone in the area as a quick interesting side stop.

Thank Sapphhira
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a small museum that is packed with history of Wayne County, NC. They also have a banquet hall on the upper level that can be leased for special occasions.

Thank Frank J
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you are looking for history on Wayne county and Goldsboro,this is a great place.very informative for all.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We really enjoyed our time at this museum. The building is really old, very lovely and well-kept. The local history was really interesting, and they have done a great job with the displays. The pig on the porch was great. :)

1  Thank KindredSpirit07
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice small museum. I especially liked all of fantastic displays of Civil War memorabilia. There is a nice diorama with an explanation which gave me a great understanding of the Battle of Goldsboro Bridge. Very interesting small display of uniforms and local men who...More

2  Thank Mon-ValleyGuy
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Right now they have an amazing collection of bridal gowns from the 1890s to 1990s, all with a local connection.

Thank 43pat2014
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

In addition to their static display of local history, they host lectures and events of interest of which I've attended several.

Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 28 November 2015

Absolutely worthwhile. We came here out of boredom during a long rainy stretch and stayed here longer than we expected.

2  Thank GuyFromAtlanta_GA
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

great place for a field trip with students as well as for adults. Had a great time and the students learned more about the county they live and play in.

Thank X4922XWpatriciah
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