Current Special Exhibit

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Although the term "Date Night" is relatively new, the concept is old.

A date night is a pre-planned evening
to establish a new relationship or add some sparkle to an old one.

Date Nights are Special.

This exhibit focuses on the 20th century.

It presents the places people went on dates, what they wore, ate, listened to, and did
(G-rated versions only).

Come see how date nights have changed in Orange County, NC

Scroll to bottom to score your quiz

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Most of the items in this exhibit were crowdsourced. 

Our sincere thanks to everyone in the community who contributed artifacts.

Financial support was contributed by

Special thanks to the many OCHM board members who assisted with the exhibit and volunteers:

Ron Weisenfeld,

Sophie Hass, Annie Newton, Amanda Boyd, and

Li-Anne Wright.