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This section includes local history museums, historic houses and other sites of historical significance. Museums focusing on the history of science, technology or industry are listed in the "Science & Technology" section. Museums focusing on natural history are listed in the "Creatures" and/or "Science & Technology" section. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks.

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Raleigh, NC, USA

The City of Raleigh Museum is a local history museum associated with Raleigh, North Carolina. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

Haywood Hall, also known as the Treasurer John Haywood House, is a historic home in Raleigh. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

The Joel Lane House is a historic home and museum in Raleigh, North Carolina. . .

Southern Pines, NC, USA

The Moore County Historical Association operates two historic sites in the county. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

The Mordecai House, built in 1785, is the centerpiece of Mordecai Historic Park in Raleigh, It is the oldest residence in Raleigh on its original foundation. . .

Durham, NC, USA

Local history museum in Durham.

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Chapel Hill, NC, USA

The North Carolina Collection is the largest collection of traditional library materials documenting a single state. . .

Durham, NC, USA

The North Carolina Collection, maintained by the Durham County Library, is a repository for research materials about the county's history. . .

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Raleigh, NC, USA

The North Carolina Museum of History is located in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

Historic Oakwood is a neighborhood in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. . .

Cary, NC, USA

The Page-Walker Hotel, also known as The Page-Walker Arts & History Center, is a historic house museum and former hotel in Cary, North Carolina. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

The Pope House Museum, built in 1901, is a restored home once owned by Dr. . .

Wake Forest, NC, USA

Wake Forest Historical Museum displays the history of the town of Wake Forest as well as Wake Forest University. . .

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