This traveling exhibit, on loan from the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill Library’s Photographic Archives, presents images taken by prolific photographer Hugh Morton (1921-2006), a Wilmington, N.C. native. His photographs from a career spanning eight decades showcase his love for North Carolina people, events, landmarks, nature, sports and tourism throughout the 20th century.

Upcoming dates

Download schedule


  • Starting Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019, repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Starting Sunday, July 7th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Sunday, October 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

301 N. Main Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030