The museum is now open with new health and safety procedures like free timed tickets and required cloth face masks.
This year’s Old Campus Trek, scheduled for Saturday April 23rd, once again brings together students and alumni from the old and new campuses of Wake Forest University. Activities begin at 9:30 am with a coffee and social period. The morning program features Old Campus alums sharing memories. Guests also will receive guided tours of campus.
Following the picnic lunch (provided on the grounds), Provost Emeritus Dr. Edwin G. Wilson and Professor Jenny Puckett will lead the afternoon program. Titled “Then and Then,” it begins at 1:30 pm and also will focus on stories from the Old Campus.
Advance registration is required. Please contact the Alumni Office at 336-758-4278. For additional information, call the museum at 919-556-2911 or email Executive Director Ed Morris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Candlewood Suites at 12050 Retail Drive (919-554-6901) has a discount rate for this event with no reservation cutoff. Please request the WAKE FOREST CHAMBER RATE.
Hampton Inn at 12318 Wake Union Church Road (919-554-0222) is offering a group rate with a cutoff date of April 8th. The group name is WAKE FOREST BIRTHPLACE.
Sleep Inn at 12401 Wake Union Church Road (919-556-4007) is also holding rooms at a group rate with an April 8th cutoff. The group name is WAKE FOREST BIRTHPLACE.
We look forward to seeing you on April 23rd!