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Learn about the rich history of Orange County by attending one of our educational workshops and programs

Down-Home Saturday Afternoon Fundraiser

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Join the Orange County Historical Museum and the Chapel Hill Historical Society for an afternoon of old-fashioned, family friendly fun!

  • Enjoy a picnic style lunch

  • Cool down with some Whit's Custard in honor of National Vanilla Custard Day

  • Bid on exciting items in the silent auction

  • Have some fun with lawn games and crafts

  • Kick back to some bluegrass music

  • Each ticket entitles you to receive one free antique evaluation from one of several antique experts! Additional evaluations are available for $15 each. 


All proceeds from the event will directly support the operations of both the Orange County Historical Museum and Chapel Hill Historical Society. 

If you need assistance with registration, please use our contact form. 

You may also email

or call 919-732-2201.

Past Events

Recordings of free events can be viewed on the Museum's YouTube channel.

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