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History Museum of Carteret County

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Very nice visit

Our entire family enjoyed our visit to the History Museum. We wish it had a little more, maybe on... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Morehead City, North Carolina
Good rainy day activity

The History Museum costs $3 for an adult ticket. They have an exhibit honoring local veterans back... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Nashville, North Carolina
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29 Jul 2018
“Very nice visit”
7 Dec 2017
“Good rainy day activity”
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1008 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4143
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Our entire family enjoyed our visit to the History Museum. We wish it had a little more, maybe on our next visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank adelejcollins
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The History Museum costs $3 for an adult ticket. They have an exhibit honoring local veterans back to WWI. The notebooks list the person's name, service, and picture if available. They have an exhibit for the Carteret High School Marching Band over they 30 years...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RVTravelphotography
Reviewed 8 November 2017

All fun, local things of interest....a fun place to spend some time. We enjoyed our visit .It seems to contain lots of family things found in lots of attics. All personal and interesting.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PKBduo
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Museum is in a cute building on Arendell Street in "downtown" Morehead. It has a Clock Tower so you cant miss it. Inside you will find vignettes of Carteret County history, beautiful antique artifacts, and wonderful stories and pictures of the history, including the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank catsears2016
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Fun to browse the history and memorabilia that abounds. Intriguing collection and informative staff to fill in the blanks.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank mcqkm
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Have lived in Morehead city for 20 yrs, and always enjoy visiting to see different exhibits! Love learning new history about it.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Kat E
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a home-grown museum, to be sure. It's on the main drag in Morehead City, across the bridge from Outer Banks towns such as Atlantic Beach, Pineknoll Shores and Salter Path. Close to Fort Macon, also. I brought my 11 year old son, my...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank crayolabird
Reviewed 6 June 2016

If you want to find out about Carteret County this is the place to go. The knowledgeable staff can help answer your questions about the families and culture of this charming county full of interesting history. If they don't know about a particular topic, they...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Dee B
Reviewed 18 March 2016

My family thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the museum. It is not glitzy or glamorous and it doesn't have a lot of buzzers and whistles (except for buzzers and whistles), The museum is not on the level of the Maritime Museum in Beaufort, but the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 1 February 2016

we stopped by and enjoyed the nice exhibition of local naval history. It is always impressive how enthusiasm and some good organization with some exhibits can form a museum like this. A donation and show of a local boat wharf completed that visit. the visit...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank 217uwek
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