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Events

Plan to join us for exciting and educational events taking place at the Joel Lane Museum House.

There are events designed for both the young and the young at heart. Everyone is sure to be entertained while learning about how fascinating history is.

May
7
2017

Lecture:  “Lunsford Lane of Raleigh: Blackness, Manhood, Slavery, and Freedom in Antebellum America”

“Lunsford Lane of Raleigh: Blackness, Manhood, Slavery, and Freedom in Antebellum Amierca”

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Jun
19
2017

Camp Flintlock

June 19-23 2017

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Jul
4
2017

Joel Lane Museum House Historic Independence Day Open House

An Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration!

The Joel Lane Museum House presents an Independence Day Open House on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 from 11:00 am to 4 p.m. Admission is free, and donations are requested.

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What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie