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John and Isabelle Murphy Confederate Firearms Collection

November 7, 1999 – June 4, 2017 Please note: A new exhibit based around this collection will open in a Read more…

Weaving Wonder with Historical Threads: Janet Echelman’s Aerial Sculpture at LeBauer Park

May 21, 2016 – April 23, 2017 What the heck is that? Greensboro’s history inspired artist Janet Echelman to create Read more…

I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story

September 24, 2016 – February 26, 2017 Asian and Pacific Americans make up more than 5% of the U.S. population—more Read more…

The Emancipation Proclamation: Voices to Freedom

March 28 – April 26, 2015 The Emancipation Proclamation was issued by President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863, and Read more…

Warnersville: Our Home, Our Neighborhood, Our Stories

November 23, 2014 – February 14, 2016 After the Civil War ended, Pennsylvania Quaker Yardley Warner purchased 35½ acres of Read more…

A Storyteller’s Eye: The Work of Photojournalist Jerry Wolford

July 2, 2013 – May 25, 2014 Greensboro has an award-winning, nationally known photographer in its midst. His name is Read more…

Draped in Legend: A Velvet Dress, a Carriage Trunk and a First Lady

March 26 – June 16, 2013 The wife of fourth president James Madison, Dolley Payne Todd Madison (1768-1849) earned acclaim Read more…

The President is Here!

May 3, 2012 – January 21, 2013 At least 17 of our nation’s presidents have been to Greensboro, from George Read more…

Down Home Exhibition

Down Home: Jewish Life in Greensboro, North Carolina

April 3 – September 18, 2011 Greensboro is an ordinary place resounding with extraordinary voices. Hear from Jewish people who Read more…

From Cambodia to Greensboro: Tracing the Journey of New North Carolinians

2003 – 2005 Created by the Greensboro Historical Museum, Inc., the City of Greensboro, and the Center for Documentary Studies Read more…