Please join us at the museum as we honor the men and women that fought in WW1. We will have military displays, historical photos and you can talk to the decedents of some local men that fought in The Great War. A ceremony honoring all those who fought will be held at 1:00 pm with [...]
The Town of Waxhaw will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at the Museum April 2, 2017. Egg Drop by JAARS helicopter @2:15 PM. 8500 eggs will be dropped on the museum grounds. Donâ€™t miss it! 3 Egg Hunts-Little Bunny Hunt 0-5, Bunny Hunt 6-9, Rabbit Hunt 10+. All hunts are FREE and begin at [...]
In Honor of Black History Monthâ€¦ a special exhibit starting February 18th Black Female Music Legends of the 60â€™s & 70â€™s Appearing at The Museum of the Waxhaws The exhibit opens February 18thâ€¦Free to Public on Opening Day ***Exhibit Runs, Every Friday & Saturday Until March 4thÂ Â 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