Wake Forest Historical Museum

All visitors must wear a mask while inside the museum and Calvin Jones House. We appreciate your cooperation!

Museum Book Club

Join us for the museum’s new book club. On May 10 join museum staff for a conversation about Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers’ book, They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South.

May 10, 2021

Join the Museum Book Club

Try the museum’s new book club and join staff for a casual conversation about local and regional history.

March 9, 2021

Virtual Book Club: The Waterman’s Song

Join museum staff and fellow book lovers as we read The Waterman’s Song and learn about the lives of the black boatman, pilots, ferrymen, fishermen, sailors, and artisans in nineteenth-century North Carolina.

October 8, 2020