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Amazing Place !

100 words is too much, which is required ! The Museum is GREAT , covers most of Caldwell county... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
Nice local museum

If you are interested in the local history of Caldwell County, you have to visit. The staff is... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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112 Vaiden St SW, Lenoir, NC 28645-5670
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

100 words is too much, which is required ! The Museum is GREAT , covers most of Caldwell county history ! This place is especially good for kids learning all about this GREAT county !

Thank bucketace
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you are interested in the local history of Caldwell County, you have to visit. The staff is helpful and friendly.

Thank jan120253
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This museum has a great library for genealogy research and very friendly people to help you find materials. The exhibit about the award winning Lenoir High School Band is especially interesting. They also have an exhibit of old toys and other historical artifacts. Be sure...More

Thank SBHolland
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I traveled to Lenoir to search out possible relatives on my father's side. Walked into the Caldwell Heritage Museum and was warmly welcomed. Two wonderful ladies helped me locate so much information on my grandparents ect... if you are ever in Caldwell county area stop...More

Thank Djjworld
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Caldwell Heritage Museum has an excellent library. Visitors can use the library as a resource for local history, research family history and review the large amount of donated archives. The staff and volunteers are friendly and enjoy helping visitors locate their family history. The museum...More

1  Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Caldwell Heritage Museum is a very interesting place. Beautiful building, large number of exhibits, library and excellent staff and volunteers.

1  Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I went seeking info and photos of an historical building and found so much more information! The staff is friendly and eager to help. Plan plenty of time to review the library; they have tons of donated archives. Extremely interesting!

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a really neat little museum. It showcases the history of the county and the state. I don't think a bunch of young people come here (20s/30s/etc) since the employees were surprised to see me and my husband come in (we're in our late...More

1  Thank AmberD5
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The museum is in the last remaining building that was once the Davenport College for Women (1855 - 1933). It's over 35,000 square feet of very interesting and well done displays showing Caldwell County from pre-colonial times all the way to the present. It's free...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 28 June 2016

"The challenge of history is to recover the past and introduce it to the present." ~David Thelen The Caldwell Heritage Museum offers visitors a look back into the history of Caldwell County beginning with pre-Colonial days until the present. Past meets present as one leisurely...More

3  Thank granitegal1977
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