Robeson County History Museum

Exit 19

101 South Elm Street,
Lumberton , NC 28358

Housed in a former railway express station built in 1908, the museum has a rotating historic display that changes every two months as well as permanent exhibits. Artifacts recount Robeson County life and accomplishments from the earliest inhabitants to more recent past. Admission is free but donations to our red donation box are always appreciated. Open Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-12 noon and Sunday 2-4 p.m. From I-95 take exit 20 and travel east on Hwy. 211 to Elm St. Go south on Elm Street to downtown Lumberton. 

“Robeson Cooks” is the current featured exhibit, displaying old cookbooks, (local preferred), vintage kitchen utensils, aprons, etc.  Some cookbooks are available for free, as long as supplies last. Others, of course, are for display only. Enjoy a visit to the museum, our history reveals our love for community.

The Museum has commemorative ornaments of the Robeson County History Museum, Robeson County Courthouse,  Robeson County Municipal Building and the old fire station at the corner of Elm and 2nd Street, are available for a donation of $15.

Hours of Operation:
 Open Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-12 noon and Sunday 2-4 p.m
or by appointment
Call: 910-738-7979   Website