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Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963

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  • See the masterful Smithsonian exhibit Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963 at the Cape Fear Museum for a limited time only. This exhibit brings to light discussions on the relationship between the two revolutionary movements. 100 years separate the Emancipation Proclamation and the March on Washington, yet these two events are profoundly linked together in a larger story of liberty, justice, organization and the American experience. Be inspired by those who marched toward freedom and helped to change the course of this country’s future.

    • Time:  Tues-Sat: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Sun: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Closed: November 23
    • Price:  Adults: $8, Seniors/College Students/Military: $7, Children (6-17): $5, Children (under 5): Free

Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963
  • 814 Market Street
  • Wilmington, NC 28401
  • November 5, 2017 - December 15, 2017
  • Cape Fear Museum of History & Science
  • Adults: $8, Seniors/College Students/Military: $7, Children (6-17): $5, Children (under 5): Free
  • Recurring daily