Milton Renaissance Foundation & The Museum of Milton

See and feel the story of a town that quickly became one of the wealthiest areas in North Carolina before the Civil War.

The Milton Renaissance Foundation house the Museum of Milton, and host a lecture series discussing topics of historical interest, while keeping the Milton State Bank, an architectural treasure, open for public view and community use. This impressive building is on the National Historic Registry, and still has the original bank vault door.

Angela Daniel-Upchurch, Jim Upchurch, and a host of others are working to further preserve and communicate the Historical Narrative of the Town of Milton, NC, established in 1796, through display, archival and preservation of artifacts, and through educational and cultural programming.