For Teachers:

Follow this link to reach New Winston Museum’s Digital Traveling Trunks. Contained in the Google Docs folder are lesson plans, activities, and resources on a variety of topics, including past exhibitions. We are continually adding to the resources, and please send any questions about current materials or possible future content to NWM’s Operations Manager, Alanna Meltzer-Holderfield at 


  • “The War at Home” focuses on the American Civil War from the Winston-Salem community’s perspective. The following links provide access to lesson plans designed for classroom use.


New Winston Museum invites school groups of all ages to visit our current exhibits. In addition to our lesson plans above, we have several planned activities for visiting groups and are open to adapting the experience to best suit your students’ needs. Please contact Alanna Meltzer-Holderfield, New Winston Museum’s Operations Manager ( or 336-724-2842 x 103) with any questions.