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

 

Museum Lecture Series

 
 
The Cigarette Case:
 
From Carolina Tobacco To Imperial Russia

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lecture/Dinner
 
 
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.

 

 

$50 per person

 

Advance resevation and payment by Friday, June 11 

 

ContactMuseum for menu selection. (336)226-8254

 

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Lunch and Lecture with Janie Molster

 

 

Thursday, November 4, 2021

 

11:00am

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

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This a continuing event

Plants will be sent at appropriate time for planting.