Elizabeth City NC


Museum of the Albemarle Opens “Louis C. Tiffany: Art and Innovation” Sept. 22

ELIZABETH CITY, NC Sept. 3, 2015 – View stunning objects created by Louis C. Tiffany and examine the best of the works of the Art Nouveau movement when the “Louis C. Tiffany: Art and Innovation” exhibition opens Sept. 22 at the Museum of the Albemarle. Stained glass windows, lamps, vases […]


Museum of the Albemarle Fundraising Dance featuring “Full Deck”

ELIZABETH CITY, NC July 14, 2015 – On Saturday, July 18 (7 pm – 10 pm) the Friends of the Museum of the Albemarle, Gateway Bank, City Beverage Company, and Pepsi look forward to presenting an evening filled with fun, great music, and dancing featuring the ever-popular local band “Full […]


Honoring Our Past, Embracing Our Future, Celebrating 75 Years: United States Coast Guard Art Contest for Students

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 23, 2015 – Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City concluded an Art contest for students in Elementary, Middle and High Schools within the Pasquotank County–Elizabeth City school system and private schools in Elizabeth City as part of our 75th Anniversary Celebration. We are proud to announce that […]


Underwater Obsession: I Adore the Man in Grey

SNEADS FERRY, NC April 11, 2015 – As a child, very little made me as happy as being on the water.  My most fond and cherished memories involve my love for salt water.  I grew up on the Intracoastal Waterway off highway 101 in Beaufort, NC and most of my […]


Exhibit Opening – “After Appomattox: North Carolina Civil War Monuments, 1865–1965”

  ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 9, 2015 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for the opening of a new traveling exhibit, “After Appomattox: North Carolina’s Civil War Monuments, 1865-1965” on Saturday, May 2, 2015 beginning at 10:00 a.m.   The exhibition focuses on the monuments across the state that […]


Lecture and Book Signing – North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated History

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 9, 2015 – On Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Gaither Auditorium of the Museum of the Albemarle, Dr. Douglas Butler, an independent historian and practicing physician, will give a presentation on his recent book North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated History. […]


Back to the Past, with a 21st-Century Twist: Cooking with Andy Montero

ELIZABETH CITY, NC March 18, 2015 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for the lecture series, “Back to the Past, with a 21st – Century Twist”. Andy Montero, of Montero’s Restaurant, brings his passion for “Meet. Eat. Celebrate.” to the museum with his interpretation of foods with a twenty-first […]


Pilot Program Allows Hunters to Sign Up for Duck Blinds Before Hunts

RALEIGH, NC Nov. 18, 2014 — A pilot program that allows hunters to sign up for waterfowl blinds when they apply for permits is earning high marks from hunters who are participating in the program. The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission implemented the pilot program last fall on three game lands […]


NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish species, Whales, Sharks, Sea Turtles, and Birds have been known to ingest […]