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The Granville County Historical Society Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, owned and operated by the Granville County Historical Society. We operate through memberships, donations, sponsorships,obtaining grants, and fundraising events. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Our two adjacent exhibit spaces are located in
Historic Downtown Oxford, NC

​​​​​​​The Granville History Museum is located in the 1860's County Jail. This space houses the History of Granville County exhibit, with a movie, artifacts and information about all aspects of our county.

The Harris Exhibit Hall is located in the 1946 Freezer Locker Plant.
This space houses the main office of the museum,
is home to the Curt Tillotson Train Room, 
and hosts rotating exhibits covering a variety of subjects.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​

Visit often so you don't miss opportunities provided here.
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Contact us with any questions.
  • Harris Exhibit Hall
    Old Freezer Locker Building
  • Freezer Locker Plant Information
  • Current Exhibit
    Housed in Harris Exhibit Hall
  • Curt Tillotson Train Photograph
  • Train Exhibit Opens
  • Granville History Museum
    Old 1860's Jail
  • Old Jail Cell
  • Granville County Military History
    Housed in Old Jail
  • Leadership Granville 2018
Meeting Space

We are here to serve the community!  There are two small room meeting spaces available for reservation that will accommodate up to 25 people.  These can be utilized by your group for a donation of your choice. Call at least a week in advance to allow time to set up your space.