Elizabeth City North Carolina


Museum of the Albemarle 2nd Saturdays: National Night Out & A Day on the River August 11, 2012

2nd Saturdays: National Night Out & A Day on the River August 11, 2012 10:00 am to 7:00 pm   The Department of Cultural Resources is again sponsoring the “2nd Saturdays” program in which more than 100 events will be held across the state on the second Saturdays during the summer […]


Museum of the Albemarle PreSchooler Time

Elizabeth City, NC – On Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 10:00 am, the Museum of the Albemarle will host Sharon Meade from the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education. Mrs. Meade will take participants on a jumping adventure to discover “Wetland Wonders”. The educational program will be geared toward pre-school […]


Summer Fun: Archaeology 101 at the Museum of the Albemarle

Elizabeth City, NC – Come visit the Museum of the Albemarle Wednesday, June 27, noon until 2:00pm and become an archaeologist for a day! Visit with real archaeologists, watch ground penetrating radar demonstrations, learn all about dendrochrology and participate in several hands-on activities. The public is invited for this free […]


Museum of the Albemarle Special Thank You to our Military Families

Elizabeth City, NC – This summer, from Memorial Day, through Labor Day, September 3, the Museum of the Albemarle is once again supporting the Blue Star Museum program and partnering with Blue Star Families, the National Endowment for the Arts, and more than 1,800 museums in all 50 states to […]


2nd Saturdays Showcase Family Fun at the Museum of the Albemarle

Elizabeth City, NC – The Museum of the Albemarle will showcase the art of free family fun on June 9 in the first of the three-part popular summer program “2nd Saturdays.” The theme for June 9 at the Museum of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City is “Under Both Flags: Civil […]


Workshop for Junior Docents

Elizabeth City, NC – The Museum of the Albemarle will host a “Teen Workshop” on Wednesday, June 13 from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 pm. This workshop is open to anyone interested in becoming a summer intern, a Junior Docent and also any current Junior Docents in need of a refresher […]


The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina comes to the Museum of the Albemarle

Elizabeth City, NC – In the early 1900s, most child workers in North Carolina textile mills labored 10 to 12 hours, six days a week. They toiled in hot, humid, lint-filled air that triggered respiratory diseases. They endured the deafening roar of textile machinery. They risked serious injury from dangerous, […]