Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
10 a.m - 2 p.m.
Tours start on the hour.
AAA/Military Discount $10.00
Tours depart from Latimer House Saturdays at 10 a.m. -
Monday - Saturday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sunday - CLOSED
Contributions help to fund educational programs & maintenance of the Archives & the Latimer House & Gardens.
"Keeping the Past Present"
The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society is currently accepting article submissions for the Bulletin publication.
This is a great opportunity to contribute to a historical publication and have submitted material viewed by a large audience in both print and digital formats.
For more information on how to submit your material please review the following Bulletin Criteria.
LCFHS has several volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in providing support for the society. Current openings include:
To learn more about these exciting and educational opportunities please view the Volunteer Page.
To learn more about the LCFHS Library and Archives, hours of operation, or other general information please visit the Research Center.
February 23, 2017
A Brief History of Wilmington, NC -
Beverly Tetterton & Dan Camacho
March 30, 2017
The Cotton Exchange: A Window into Wilmington’s Past -
For more information on upcoming book talks, presentations and events please visit the Events Page.
The Latimer House, Burgwin-Wright House Museum & Gardens, and The Bellamy Mansion Museum participate in the "Triple Play Ticket" promotion. The "Triple Play Ticket" is valid for one week and allows you to visit all three historic homes for one low price.
Three historic homes for $28 - a Savings of 2$ per House!
Stop by or call today for more details.
The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society would like to thank Alexa Pinto for her hard work and dedication during her internship this summer. During her time as an intern Ms. Pinto was able to clear up some misinformation...
We were pleased to assist Cindy Ramsey by providing two photographs from the LCFHS Archives for her article Miss Ruth’s School in the August 2016 edition of Wrightsville Beach Magazine. The article includes the memories...