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May Museum

The Museum occupies an 1850’s era home which is located in the National Register of Historic Places Farmville Historic District. Its extensive archival holdings consist of approximately 10,000 photographs, 20,000 records and 10,000 artifacts.

The collection includes a wide variety of materials relating to the area’s history including May family correspondence, materials from the office of Congressman Walter B. Jones, Sr., maps, commercial and legal records, postcards, scrapbooks, club records and genealogical data. Examples of period furniture, glassware, agricultural implements, militaria, and a variety of domestic life items comprise a great portion of the museum’s collection of three-dimensional artifacts

Roger Kammerer


By appointment only (contact below).


3802 S. Main St.
Farmville, NC 27828
(252) 753-6725