Event Calendar

Please join us for the following special events produced by The Charlotte Museum of History!

The Charlotte Museum of History is open Tuesday through Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. We are happy to schedule a tour for you on days that we are not regularly open.

In addition to our regular public hours, please join us for the following special events!


October 2014

History Reads Book Club
October 5, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
3500 Shamrock Drive

Join us for a discussion of Dr. Turk McCleskey’s book, The Road to Black Ned’s Forge:  A Story of Race, Sex, and Trade on the Colonial American Frontier, led by Hugh Dussek, Ph.D.

Book Club preregistration required. 

Please click here to register online and reserve your seat!

History Reads Book Club
October 18, 2014, 10:00 a.m.
3500 Shamrock Drive

Join us for a discussion of Dr. Turk McCleskey’s book, The Road to Black Ned’s Forge:  A Story of Race, Sex, and Trade on the Colonial American Frontier, led by Hugh Dussek, Ph.D.

Book Club preregistration required. 

Please click here to register online and reserve your seat!

History Talks Lecture Series
October 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.
3500 Shamrock Drive          

Historian Chuck McShane will discuss his new book, A History of Lake Norman: Fish Camps to Ferraris.

Members are free, $5.00 for public

Please click here to register online and reserve your seat!

Art Exhibition and Backcountry Gallery Opening Reception
October 18, 2014, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
3500 Shamrock Drive     
     

Please join us for an afternoon reception and explore two new gallery openings.  Talk with the artists and enjoy the latest exhibition in our Charlotte Art Gallery with works from award-winning artists Ada Offerdahl, Schelly Keefer, and John Lomax.

You will also have the opportunity to explore the Carolina backcountry in our recently opened gallery where we will hold Head Start programs, student orientation, and hands-on exploration for families visiting the museum.


November 2014

History Talks Lecture Series
November 1, 2014, 1:00 p.m. 
3500 Shamrock Drive  
      

Historian and Professor Dr. Turk McCleskey will discuss his book, The Road to Black Ned’s Forge:  A Story of Race, Sex, and Trade on the Colonial American Frontier.

Members are free, $5.00 for public

Please click here to register online and reserve your seat!

Backcountry Beer Fest
November 8, 2014, 1:00 p.m.          

Our second annual beer fest will again feature colonial beers made from the natural spring flowing on the home site.

Please click here to register online and reserve your seat!

 

The Charlotte Museum of History
3500 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215
Phone: 704.568.1774

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