Museum of the Albemarle


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 […]


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 […]


Summer Fun: School Days at the Museum of the Albemarle

August 13, 2014 10:00 am to 2:00 pm   ELIZABETH CITY, NC August 11, 2014 – Get ready to go back to school by taking a trip to a schoolroom of the past.   In conjunction with the Museum of the Albemarle’s “Under Both Flags: Civil War in the Albemarle” and […]


The Edenton Ladies: Women, Tea, and Politics in Revolutionary North Carolina

Cynthia Kierner, Ph.D.   ELIZABETH CITY, NC August 11, 2014 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for a lecture and book signing for the upcoming exhibit “Steeped in Time”on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. Cynthia S. Kierner, Ph.D., History Professor and Ph.D. Program Director at George Mason […]


Museum of the Albemarle: At The Movies! For Kids

ELIZABETH CITY, NC August 5, 2014 – Come in and cool off at the Museum of the Albemarle on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 1 p.m. for an afternoon at the movies. Watch the movie the Swiss Family Robinson and learn that hard work and inventiveness can help you adapt […]


Museum of the Albemarle: Paint and Cookie

ELIZABETH CITY, NC August 5, 2014 – The Museum of the Albemarle will be the site of Paint and Cookie: Under the Sea theme on Friday, August 15, 2014 from 3:30-5 p.m. The Museum and Serenity Studio Arts will join forces in creating a mixed-media canvas.   Elementary age students will […]


Museum of the Albemarle needs Volunteer Speakers for upcoming programs

ELIZABETH CITY, NC July 29, 2014 – The Museum of the Albemarle is preparing its 2015 schedule of speakers for two monthly programs and is seeking presenters. Back to the Past with at 21st Century Twist is held every first Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and may include a demonstration. History […]


Masonic Apron Conservation viewing at the Museum of the Albemarle

ELIZABETH CITY, NC July 25, 2014 – Members of Eureka Lodge No. 317 recently gathered at the Museum of the Albemarle to view the circa 1872 Masonic apron worn by William Crawford Dawson. Bro Dawson was a member of Pasquotank Lodge No. 103 A. F. & A. M.  Eureka Lodge […]