In Honor of Black History Month… a special exhibit starting February 18th Black Female Music Legends of the 60’s & 70’s Appearing at The Museum of the Waxhaws The exhibit opens February 18th…Free to Public on Opening Day ***Exhibit Runs, Every Friday & Saturday Until March 4th See Dresses from Icons Such as Diana [...]
Join us for a special Black History program in Waxhaw, NC at Museum of the Waxhaws with film presentation at 1:00 and 3:00 Film about the Rosenwald Schools + Special Military Exhibits Thank you Union County Community Arts Council for helping with this event! On February 18, 2017, the Museum of the Waxhaws will celebrate [...]
Grab a Snack and Celebrate the Season with Mrs. Claus! Our 5th Annual TREATS WITH MRS. CLAUS will be from 2:00 pm -3:30 pm this year! Come learn about the reindeer games, Santa's wedding day, what it is like living at the North Pole and see how you did on the naughty or nice list. [...]
Join us for the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor. We will have displays and some seniors discussing where they were when Japan bomb Pearl Harbor. 10-3 regular fees apply.
Abraham Lincoln ( Arthur Lightbody) will be giving the Gettysburg Address at 11:30 am and 2:00 pm, along with Mildred Lee ( Nora Brooks) ,the daughter of Robert E. Lee, giving a talk on Gettysburg.Each ceremony should last 1 and 1/2 hours. Clara Barton will be working in the 1830's cabin . There will be [...]
Please join us to honor our veterans. Veterans are free. We will have military displays. Coffee and cake will be served from 10-3.
Instead of shopping, please come help make ornaments for the museum tree and some to take home! Kids of all ages are welcome to help. Learn about the history of ornaments. 10-3 regular fees apply.
The Summoning is a 45-minute colonial-themed walk of chills and thrills that is recommended for ages 10 and up. Showtimes are 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 on the evenings of Oct. 28, 2016 and Saturday, Oct. 29th. VIEW EVENT POSTER REGISTER ONLINE
For the 3rd year in a row, the Museum of the Waxhaws will have our Haunted Legends Walk! New and old stories this year. Everything from the Haunted Gold Mine to Spooky Pirate Tales. Doors open at 6:30pm. Tours are at 7:00pm, 8:00pm and 9:00pm. Walking tours last 1 and 1/2 hours. $6.00 per person [...]
3rd Saturday of Each Month: LIVING HISTORY We call the 3rd Sat. of each month ‘Living History’ day at the Museum. We showcase a variety of changing and different activities at the Museum on that Saturday, each month. The activities might be cooking in the Secrest log cabin, storytelling by local talent, war reenactments, and/or special [...]