||The Latimer House, built in 1852 by Zebulon Latimer has housed the Lower Cape Fear Historic Society since 1963. This historic home is exemplary of upper class life in Wilmington during the Victorian Period. With 14 rooms containing over 600 Historic objects (including furniture, jewelry, ephemera, tableware, tools and more) the Latimer House evokes memories of a highly elegant era.
Tours are at 11am and 1pm Monday -Friday. Saturdays the tours are on the hour for 10am to 2 pm. Reservaions are not required. Sunday the house is closed. Cost is $10 plus tax for adults, $5 for Students and Children under 12. The Latimer House is not handicap assessable. For more information about the Latimer House and the Lower Cape Fear Historical Society and dates of holiday closings please visit www.LCFHS.org.