Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, Alamance 
County Historical Museum, Inc. was the birthplace of Edwin
Michael Holt, a pioneer in the southern textile industry.

Museum Events

Silhouettes by Clay Rice

Tuesday, June 15, 2021


At the

Alamance County Historical Museum

4777 South NC 62, Burlington, NC 27215

By appointment only

Link for scheduling will be posted soon

each silhouette $48

Clay is an award-winning artist and best selling author of five children's books.
The artform of silhouette cutting has been a Rice family tradition for three generations. 
By putting scissors to paper with surgical precision, master silhouette portrait artist Clay
 Rice can accurately produce the perfect custom silhouette.


Autographed books and picture frames will be available for purchase.




Museum Lecture Series

The Cigarette Case:
From Carolina Tobacco To Imperial Russia



June 17, 2021
6:00 pm


Alamance Country Club




Join us as Museum Director Dr. William Vincent


discusses the relationship between Piedmont tobacco


and smoking culture in Czarist Russia.  Learn how


smoking influenced the designs of Karl Faberge' and


others in the period before the Russian Revolution.


Several examples of bejeweled gold and silver cigarette


cases made by Faberge' workmasters will be displayed.



Resevation required


Price of Dinner and Lecture TBD






Lunch and Lecture with Janie Molster



Thursday, November 4, 2021





Alamance Country Club


Join noted Interior Decorator Janie Molster of Richmond,

Virginia as she highlights her new book:


House Dressing: Interiors for Colorful Living,


Published by Moncelli Press


More details to follow






This a continuing event

Plants will be sent at appropriate time for planting.