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Upcoming Events

Arsenal Tours

Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
Tour Times in Description

Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who filled ammunition cartridges during its Confederate period, and the soldiers and families who experienced those changing political and social ideals first-hand. Dress comfortably for walking outdoors. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. During inclement weather, interpretive talks about the Arsenal will be given inside the Museum. Tours meet in the Museum lobby.


Tour Times: Every Friday at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

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Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
Museum Hours in Description

The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum is opening its newest exhibit, Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I. This area’s organizations, businesses, institutions, families and individual men and women and children rose to the occasion when our nation entered World War I. With a focus on both military service and efforts on the home-front, this exhibit commemorates the centennial of the United States in the Great War. This exhibit will run through 2018. All ages welcome.


Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Oak Grove Plantation Civil War Reenactment

Oak Grove Plantation at Averasboro, Town of Godwin
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Take the family out for the day to Oak Grove Plantation, where the home was once used as a Union Army hospital during the Civil War. This annual event is a weekend packed full of activities: battlefield reenactments by 150+ professional reenactors, house and camp tours, tar pitch and turpentine-making demonstrations, food vendors, bonfire (Saturday night), live bands, and a church service (Sunday morning). On Saturday, at 5:00 p.m., a BBQ meal will be served to the troops and the public (cost TBD). Bring lawn chairs. Call for more information and to confirm times.


Event Times: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - Late; Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Arsenal Tours

Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
Tour Times in Description

Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who filled ammunition cartridges during its Confederate period, and the soldiers and families who experienced those changing political and social ideals first-hand. Dress comfortably for walking outdoors. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. During inclement weather, interpretive talks about the Arsenal will be given inside the Museum. Tours meet in the Museum lobby.


Tour Times: Every Friday at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

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15th Annual Black History Quiz Bowl

Ramada Plaza
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

For 15 years now, the Black History Quiz Bowl (BHQB) has brought together students of all races, ages 10 to 18, to match wits on subjects ranging from Black History, business, economics, politics to civics. At this year's event, youth from all over North Carolina and South Carolina will be competing to win a variety of prizes. There will also be a Health & Business Fair and an African-American Veteran Recognition Ceremony held. The special event is open to the public to attend and watch.

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Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
Museum Hours in Description

The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum is opening its newest exhibit, Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I. This area’s organizations, businesses, institutions, families and individual men and women and children rose to the occasion when our nation entered World War I. With a focus on both military service and efforts on the home-front, this exhibit commemorates the centennial of the United States in the Great War. This exhibit will run through 2018. All ages welcome.


Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Arsenal Tours

Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
Tour Times in Description

Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who filled ammunition cartridges during its Confederate period, and the soldiers and families who experienced those changing political and social ideals first-hand. Dress comfortably for walking outdoors. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. During inclement weather, interpretive talks about the Arsenal will be given inside the Museum. Tours meet in the Museum lobby.


Tour Times: Every Friday at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

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Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
Museum Hours in Description

The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum is opening its newest exhibit, Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I. This area’s organizations, businesses, institutions, families and individual men and women and children rose to the occasion when our nation entered World War I. With a focus on both military service and efforts on the home-front, this exhibit commemorates the centennial of the United States in the Great War. This exhibit will run through 2018. All ages welcome.


Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Arsenal Tours

Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
Tour Times in Description

Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who filled ammunition cartridges during its Confederate period, and the soldiers and families who experienced those changing political and social ideals first-hand. Dress comfortably for walking outdoors. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. During inclement weather, interpretive talks about the Arsenal will be given inside the Museum. Tours meet in the Museum lobby.


Tour Times: Every Friday at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

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Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
Museum Hours in Description

The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum is opening its newest exhibit, Fayetteville "Over There" - Centennial of World War I. This area’s organizations, businesses, institutions, families and individual men and women and children rose to the occasion when our nation entered World War I. With a focus on both military service and efforts on the home-front, this exhibit commemorates the centennial of the United States in the Great War. This exhibit will run through 2018. All ages welcome.


Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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2076 Cedar Creek Road
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