WENDELL HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Recognizing and Preserving the Historical Treasures in Wendell, NC.

Today, Wendell is a vibrant community with a strong sense of identity. Its residents are proud of their history and are committed to making Wendell an even better place to live. They are involved in their community, whether it’s through volunteering, supporting local businesses, or attending community events. Wendell is a community that values its history and its people.

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The Museum

The Wendell Museum has been a longtime goal of the Wendell Historical Society. Through fundraising, town partnerships, and a capital campaign in 2021, the Wendell Museum is now a reality.

Open Wednesday / Saturday / Sunday
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

What's Inside

  • Wendell People
  • Early Businesses
  • Agriculture
  • Veterans
  • Schools and Educators
  • Churches
  • Civic Clubs and Social Organizations
  • And more
May
31st

Event

Coffee at the Museum

Friday May 31st, 2024

Wendell Museum - 122 W. Second St., Wendell NC 27591

7:30am - 9:30am

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Jun
15th

Event

ARRL Amateur Radio Kids Day – The Wendell Museum 1-5 p.m.

Saturday June 15th, 2024

Wendell Museum - 122 W. Second St., Wendell NC 27591

1:00pm - 5:00pm

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HISTORIC WENDELL POST OFFICE

Restored, relocated, preserved and maintained by the Wendell Historical Society. Located at the corner of Oakwood and Fourth Streets.

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WENDELL HISTORIC TRAIL

The Historic Trail Map highlights 19 historic structures (both residential and commercial) which date back as far as 1850. These structures are privately owned and are not open to the public for interior showings unless otherwise posted.

Wendell Historic Trail