Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is located at 814 Market Street in Downtown Wilmington. Current exhibitions include:

• Cape Fear Stories – history and cultures of the region
• FIRE! – history and science of fire and firefighting
• Dinosaurs Take Flight – fossils and artwork tell the story of flight
• Space Place – space-themed learning center
• Michael Jordan Discovery Gallery – learn about the region’s environment
• Giant Ground Sloth – history and skeleton replica
• Museum Park – explore gardens and native plants

Open Tuesday through Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. Free parking is available. More info at!

Site Sciences:
AstronomyClimate ScienceEnvironmental ScienceGeologyOrnithology