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Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
19th Century Celebrities: A Modern Translation Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Throughout the 19th century, standards for women were enough to be called rules. She must not only be a woman but be a lady too. To be a lady one must marry and have children, depend on her husband financially and stay out of… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Beyond the Vote Exhibit on display March 6 – January 30, 2022 Over 100 years ago, women got the right to vote. The Durham is pleased to present a unique exhibition experience exploring the lasting impact of the 19th Amendment. Beyond the Vote blends iconic images of the past from our partners at the Smithsonian Institution and Library of Congress… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
James Cameron – CHALLENGING THE DEEP Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 Join The Durham Museum in welcoming the North American Premiere of James Cameron– CHALLENGING THE DEEP! Immerse yourself in an underwater world in an exhibition that traces explorer and filmmaker James Cameron’s passion for deep ocean science, technology and exploration, including material on his record-breaking dive… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Sporty Women: The Desire to Compete Exhibit on display February 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 Equal treatment for women in sports is as modern a topic today as it was for women 100 years ago. Concepts of proper lady-like behavior both in actions and dress were present from the early days of female athletics. Using images from The Durham… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Style and Speed: Passenger Liner Travel of the 20th Century Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 In the early 20th century, passenger liner travel dominated the ocean waves. The rise of luxury ship companies like the White Star Line produced some of the most famous passenger liners in maritime history. Companies competed to outdo each other in… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Wonders and Blunders Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Books and manuscripts will be on display from the Byron Reed Collection to showcase the fantastical designs of early natural history textbooks and travel stories. Scientifically precise drawings of insects with gilded gold wings fill books on the flora and fauna of North America and details abound… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
19th Century Celebrities: A Modern Translation Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Throughout the 19th century, standards for women were enough to be called rules. She must not only be a woman but be a lady too. To be a lady one must marry and have children, depend on her husband financially and stay out of… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Beyond the Vote Exhibit on display March 6 – January 30, 2022 Over 100 years ago, women got the right to vote. The Durham is pleased to present a unique exhibition experience exploring the lasting impact of the 19th Amendment. Beyond the Vote blends iconic images of the past from our partners at the Smithsonian Institution and Library of Congress… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
James Cameron – CHALLENGING THE DEEP Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 Join The Durham Museum in welcoming the North American Premiere of James Cameron– CHALLENGING THE DEEP! Immerse yourself in an underwater world in an exhibition that traces explorer and filmmaker James Cameron’s passion for deep ocean science, technology and exploration, including material on his record-breaking dive… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Sporty Women: The Desire to Compete Exhibit on display February 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 Equal treatment for women in sports is as modern a topic today as it was for women 100 years ago. Concepts of proper lady-like behavior both in actions and dress were present from the early days of female athletics. Using images from The Durham… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Style and Speed: Passenger Liner Travel of the 20th Century Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 In the early 20th century, passenger liner travel dominated the ocean waves. The rise of luxury ship companies like the White Star Line produced some of the most famous passenger liners in maritime history. Companies competed to outdo each other in… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Wonders and Blunders Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Books and manuscripts will be on display from the Byron Reed Collection to showcase the fantastical designs of early natural history textbooks and travel stories. Scientifically precise drawings of insects with gilded gold wings fill books on the flora and fauna of North America and details abound… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm The Durham Museum
Join museum educators and volunteers for an enhanced exhibit experience. Mondays, 10AM-Noon Trans-Mississippi Exposition Display and Worker’s Cottage Display Tuesdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Wednesdays, 10AM-Noon What Is It Wednesday Thursdays, 10AM-Noon One-Room Schoolhouse and Log Cabin Fridays, 10AM-Noon Earth Lodge Artifacts and Lewis and Clark Display Saturdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Sundays, 12:30-2PM Great Hall Guided Tour Daily activities are included… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
River City History Tour: Last Call for Alcohol: Omaha’s Bootlegging History The 18th Amendment to the Constitution did not stop people’s thirst for alcohol. By the time prohibition was the law of the land in 1919, Nebraska had been “dry” for two years. Organized crime syndicates had established a well-oiled machine to profit from those wanting to purchase illegal drink.… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
19th Century Celebrities: A Modern Translation Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Throughout the 19th century, standards for women were enough to be called rules. She must not only be a woman but be a lady too. To be a lady one must marry and have children, depend on her husband financially and stay out of… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Beyond the Vote Exhibit on display March 6 – January 30, 2022 Over 100 years ago, women got the right to vote. The Durham is pleased to present a unique exhibition experience exploring the lasting impact of the 19th Amendment. Beyond the Vote blends iconic images of the past from our partners at the Smithsonian Institution and Library of Congress… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Durham Museum
Join museum educators and volunteers for an enhanced exhibit experience. Mondays, 10AM-Noon Trans-Mississippi Exposition Display and Worker’s Cottage Display Tuesdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Wednesdays, 10AM-Noon What Is It Wednesday Thursdays, 10AM-Noon One-Room Schoolhouse and Log Cabin Fridays, 10AM-Noon Earth Lodge Artifacts and Lewis and Clark Display Saturdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Sundays, 12:30-2PM Great Hall Guided Tour Daily activities are included… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
James Cameron – CHALLENGING THE DEEP Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 Join The Durham Museum in welcoming the North American Premiere of James Cameron– CHALLENGING THE DEEP! Immerse yourself in an underwater world in an exhibition that traces explorer and filmmaker James Cameron’s passion for deep ocean science, technology and exploration, including material on his record-breaking dive… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Sporty Women: The Desire to Compete Exhibit on display February 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 Equal treatment for women in sports is as modern a topic today as it was for women 100 years ago. Concepts of proper lady-like behavior both in actions and dress were present from the early days of female athletics. Using images from The Durham… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Style and Speed: Passenger Liner Travel of the 20th Century Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 In the early 20th century, passenger liner travel dominated the ocean waves. The rise of luxury ship companies like the White Star Line produced some of the most famous passenger liners in maritime history. Companies competed to outdo each other in… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Wonders and Blunders Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Books and manuscripts will be on display from the Byron Reed Collection to showcase the fantastical designs of early natural history textbooks and travel stories. Scientifically precise drawings of insects with gilded gold wings fill books on the flora and fauna of North America and details abound… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
19th Century Celebrities: A Modern Translation Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Throughout the 19th century, standards for women were enough to be called rules. She must not only be a woman but be a lady too. To be a lady one must marry and have children, depend on her husband financially and stay out of… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Beyond the Vote Exhibit on display March 6 – January 30, 2022 Over 100 years ago, women got the right to vote. The Durham is pleased to present a unique exhibition experience exploring the lasting impact of the 19th Amendment. Beyond the Vote blends iconic images of the past from our partners at the Smithsonian Institution and Library of Congress… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Durham Museum
Join museum educators and volunteers for an enhanced exhibit experience. Mondays, 10AM-Noon Trans-Mississippi Exposition Display and Worker’s Cottage Display Tuesdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Wednesdays, 10AM-Noon What Is It Wednesday Thursdays, 10AM-Noon One-Room Schoolhouse and Log Cabin Fridays, 10AM-Noon Earth Lodge Artifacts and Lewis and Clark Display Saturdays, 10AM-Noon Train Tours Sundays, 12:30-2PM Great Hall Guided Tour Daily activities are included… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
James Cameron – CHALLENGING THE DEEP Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 Join The Durham Museum in welcoming the North American Premiere of James Cameron– CHALLENGING THE DEEP! Immerse yourself in an underwater world in an exhibition that traces explorer and filmmaker James Cameron’s passion for deep ocean science, technology and exploration, including material on his record-breaking dive… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Sporty Women: The Desire to Compete Exhibit on display February 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 Equal treatment for women in sports is as modern a topic today as it was for women 100 years ago. Concepts of proper lady-like behavior both in actions and dress were present from the early days of female athletics. Using images from The Durham… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Style and Speed: Passenger Liner Travel of the 20th Century Exhibit on display May 22 – September 12, 2021 In the early 20th century, passenger liner travel dominated the ocean waves. The rise of luxury ship companies like the White Star Line produced some of the most famous passenger liners in maritime history. Companies competed to outdo each other in… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Wonders and Blunders Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 4, 2020 Books and manuscripts will be on display from the Byron Reed Collection to showcase the fantastical designs of early natural history textbooks and travel stories. Scientifically precise drawings of insects with gilded gold wings fill books on the flora and fauna of North America and details abound… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Every Tuesday, June 1 – August 31 This summer, visit the museum for just $5 after 5PM on Tuesdays and save up to 50% off the price of admission. From June 1 – August 31, admission for all ages will be just $5 after 5PM on Tuesdays. On Tuesday nights, the museum stays open until 8PM, giving guests the opportunity… Continue Reading Calendar

Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
19th Century Celebrities: A Modern Translation Exhibit on display March 21, 2020 – October 3, 2021 Throughout the 19th century, standards for women were enough to be called rules. She must not only be a woman but be a lady too. To be a lady one must marry and have children, depend on her husband financially and stay out of… Continue Reading Calendar