What's New

  • The Regional History Center is one of the drop-off sites for Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs' Holiday Heroes Toy Drive. Please support this wonderful cause and donate a new unwrapped toy today! Last year, the region collected more than 3,800 toys. This year, we hope to collect even more.
    Donation deadline December 8, 2014

  • When thinking of artwork, the mind hardly goes to war, however, some of the most beautiful works are born from strife. This exhibit features examples from World War I, items such as patriotic propaganda posters to the beautiful “trench art”, made using spent war materials.
    Now thru December 31, 2014

  • A new national traveling exhibit is coming to the History Center! This popular exhibition narrates nearly four centuries of African American history, from the first slave ships to the first African American president. It reveals the stories of freedom's heroes, ranging from Phillis Wheatley to Frederick Douglas to the Tuskegee Airmen.
    February 7 - May 3, 2015

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