The Charlotte Museum of History Presents History Talks Lecture Series: Warren Bingham’s book George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour

History Talks Lecture Series:  Warren Bingham’s book George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour 4 July 2016 at 12:15 pm 3500 Shamrock Drive Author Warren Bingham will discuss his new book, George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour.  The author will be available to sign copies … Continue reading

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The Charlotte Museum of History Hosts Colonial Gem May 12

The Charlotte Museum of History located in East Charlotte is a local jewel. The Museum is hosting a unique event on May 12: Colonial Gem. Guest will enjoy colonial beer, wine, hors d’oeuvres, and music. The event will be held … Continue reading

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Charlotte Neighborhood Walking Tour- NoDa

The Charlotte Museum of History Presents: Charlotte Neighborhood Walking Tour- NoDa 7 May 2016 at 10:30 am and 11:00 am Join us for an hour walking tour of the NoDa neighborhood, an eclectic arts district and community that began as … Continue reading

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Magna Carta Day is September 12 at The Charlotte Museum of History

Magna Carta Day at The Charlotte Museum of History September 12, 2015 Magna Carta, the great charter sealed between King John and his rebellious barons in 1215 at Runnymede, listed a series of rights and duties, including that the king … Continue reading

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The Charlotte Observer Highlights Dynamics of East Charlotte Neighborhoods

In an article in today’s Charlotte Observer reporter Andrew Dunn shares with readers about the dynamics of two east Charlotte neighborhoods Belmont and Plaza Midwood as they experience changes. East Charlotte’s own Tom Hanchett provides historical context to how the initial … Continue reading

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The Charlotte Museum of History in East Charlotte Invites You to Tea

The Charlotte Museum of History will host a Welsh Tea on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 4:00 – 5:30pm. This event is part of a series of afternoon teas featuring lectures that survey  the castles, monuments, and important public buildings … Continue reading

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Your Chance to Own a Piece of East Charlotte History

Renovations are underway at Bojangles’ Coliseum in east Charlotte. The renovations include replacing the old seats with new ones. You can own a piece of east Charlotte history by buying a seat! … Continue reading

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East Charlotte’s Bojangles’ Coliseum Begins Renovations

Bojangles’ Coliseum, located at 2700 East Independence Boulevard in east Charlotte, is just minutes from Center City. The landmark building opened in 1955 as Charlotte’s first coliseum featuring the largest unsupported steel dome in the world.  It served as the region’s major sports … Continue reading

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New Lawrence Orr Elementary School to Open in East Charlotte

A new CMS K-5 Public Elementary School has been built in east Charlotte and was recently named Lawrence Orr Elementary School. The school is located at 4835 Shamrock Drive just off of North Sharon Amity Road and Hickory Grove Road. … Continue reading

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