Wake Forest Historical Museum

Due to increased COVID-19 infections in Wake County, the museum is closed to visitors. Please check back for updates.

COVID-19 Updates

As of Tuesday, January 5, the Wake Forest Historical Museum is closed to the visitors. Given the increase of COVID-19 infections in Wake County, the museum has decided to remain closed at least through January 20. Please check back for future updates.

September 10, 2020

Wake Forest Community Archive Project

We are collecting donations of artifacts, essays, photographs, and recordings that document how the pandemic has affected Wake Forest residents.

April 24, 2020


To preserve and share the unique history and culture of Wake Forest – College, Town, and University.