Martin County Historical Society

Preserving The Cultural Heritage of Martin County, North Carolina

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Martin County will be 250 years old on March 14, 2024!  The next planning meeting will be held on September 27 at 6:00 PM at the Telecenter.  Check back here for updates on plans and ways to become involved.  Updates will be posted on our 250 Celebration Page.  A link to the minutes of the August 30 meeting can be found on our 250 Celebration page.   

Martin County Historical Society has an Instagram Page.  Just search for “Martin County Historical Society”!  Please be sure to “Follow” us.  

The Historical Society and the Daughters of the American Revolution are sponsoring Dr. Benjamin Speller.  He will be speaking on October 15 at 2:00 PM at the E. J. Hayes alumni building.  Please visit our Upcoming Events page for more details.

Our Mission

The Martin County Historical Society Inc. commits itself to all things related to preserving the cultural heritage of Martin County, North Carolina.

The Biggs House

The Biggs House

The Biggs House is owned by the Martin County Historical Society.  The house has been repaired and is maintained by the Historical Society.  If you wish to tour the Biggs House, please email

The house is only open for tours upon request.  The Society meets at the Biggs House on the Second Tuesday at 10:30 AM.



For interviews of Martin County residents and other information about our history, please visit our MartinCountyNCHistoricalSocietyYouTube channel.

Friends of Martin County Courthouse

Martin County Arts Council




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