The Society is dependent on the

Support of its Members and the Community

The Society is dependent on the

Support of its Members and the Community

The Society is dependent on the

Support of its Members and the Community

The Society is dependent on the

Support of its Members and the Community

The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society was founded in 1956

as a non-political, non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to the preservation and study of history in the Lower Cape Fear region. The Society is dependent on the support of its members and the community to carry out these goals. Please consider joining us!

Upcoming Events:

Latimer House Tours: 
Monday-Friday, 11:00 am and 1:00 pm.
Saturday tours on the hour with the last tour at 2:00 pm.

Historic Downtown Wilmington Walking Tours:
Saturdays at 10:00 am
Tours depart from the Latimer House, 126 South 3rd St.
 
March 12, 10:30 am "A Garden Photography Primer" with Tom Conway

Book Talks:

February 25, 11:00 am - Beverly Tetterton
March 31, 11:00 am - Sarah Shaber
April 28, 11:00 am - Anne Russell
May 26, 11:00 am - Bland Simpson & Ann Cary Simpson
 
 

 

Recent News and Happenings:

Photo by Mark Steelman

“A Garden Photography Primer” by Tom Conway, Nature’s Portraits Photography. Saturday, March 12th, 2016 at 10:30am The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society at the Latimer House (126 South Third Street,...

The Latimer House Book Talks The 2016 Latimer House Book Talks, sponsored by the Lower Cape Fear Historical Society, have been announced by its organizer Elaine Henson. For years Elaine, a local historian, has arranged...