- Historic Sites
Caldwell Heritage Museum
The Caldwell Heritage Museum was opened in 1991 and is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of Caldwell County, North Carolina. The museum is located in Lenoir, conveniently located near Highway 321, Highway 18, and Interstate-40. In town, the exhibit hall is located at 112 Vaiden Street behind the Davenport School. It is located in the last remaining building of Davenport College, a prestigious institution of higher learning that was supported by the Methodist Church from 1855 to 1933.