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Local Civil War Museum

With a working model of the CSS Albemarle based out back on the river , a caboose, a freight car... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Port Orange, Florida
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Been a while since I'd been here...kinda forgot how cool it is...if your a fan of the Civil War... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2018
Wilson, North Carolina
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302 East Water Street, Plymouth, NC 27962
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

With a working model of the CSS Albemarle based out back on the river , a caboose, a freight car and the Museum building itself, an attractive location next to a park this is a great stop for something unique in American history. The interior...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Been a while since I'd been here...kinda forgot how cool it is...if your a fan of the Civil War like most of us Southerners are.. I think of this place every time I pass the ironcade on the river. I think they still charge $3...More

2  Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed the small museum, great unique artifacts from local sunken ships and the battle. Helped to have some familiarity with the civil war for the exhibits. The museum is in a old train station. Don't miss stopping by the ironclad model outside!

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Minimal entrance fee, really well done exhibits, suggest watching the "longer than 4 minutes" 4 minute video first...will help set the stage for the rest of the museum. Nice exhibits of ordnance, photographs, flag, etc. 3/8th scale ship is pretty cool too, but you cannot...More

1  Thank mjacostausmc
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is a great, although small, museum. Lots of artifacts relating to the civil war history of the area and great people! Definitely worth the trip!

Thank Laura O
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This museum ir relatively small in comparison to it's contents. This place holds a treasure trove of artifacts and historical data from the Civil War and The Battle of Plymouth. During my visit here The Battle of Plymouth was being re-enacted by both Rebel and...More

2  Thank Frank d
Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

We found this when passing by town and seeing the design for the ironclad replica. The replica was amazing and made describing it easy to the family. The museum is small but has excellent displays. It is possible one of the most complete civil war...More

1  Thank david v
Reviewed July 29, 2015

A few of us went to burn some time while waiting for a wedding event. Not very big, but very interesting. A great way to spend an hour or two. Staff was very friendly.

Thank LegionSix
Reviewed June 9, 2015

Children and adults enjoyed this spot. Right on the River, great place to visit, and gather your thoughts!

1  Thank Selona Gale O
Reviewed January 29, 2015

I made a quick stop at the small museum located in Plymouth, NC enroute to the Outer Banks. I had seen it before when they were having the 150th Anniversary celebration of the Civil War battle but it was closed and had made a mental...More

4  Thank wbullseye
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