Culture & History

Not only is Onslow County steeped in deep military tradition, but it’s culturally rich as well. Museums and memorials help tell the stories of the Marine Corps as well as the area’s African-American heritage. Meanwhile, local theaters, galleries, and creative centers serve to stimulate the mind. The arts and history found here will enlighten you.

Historic Sites

From Civil War sites to the longest continuously operating USO in the United States, Onslow has a rich history to share. Explore the history of our area.  You might also...

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Museums & Memorials

Explore a canoe used by native residents of the coast or discover what treasures have been found in our coastal waters.  Stop and experience the beauty and pride of our...

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African American

The Jacksonville•Onslow African-American Heritage Trail is a joint project of Onslow County Tourism, the Onslow County Museum, and the Minority Business Services Division of the Jacksonville•Onslow Chamber of...

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