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                      Morton's Academy

                One-Room Schoolhouse

             1880 mid 1920's


It has been 133 years since Morton's Academy ( One-Room Schoolhouse ) first opened its doors. Built in 1880 and used until the mid 1920's . Generations have come and gone and the schoolhouse remains . The old school bell rings out once more and the little one-room schoolhouse with its memories and memorabilia is ready for visitors . Come visit Morton's Academy ( One-Room Schoolhouse ) . A museum of education ot the late 1880's through the mid 1920's . 

Morton's Academy

( One-Room Schoolhouse )

735 main street ext.

P.O. Box 364

Swansboro, N.C.


next to the Swansboro Park.

Hours of operation: June-Aug. ,Sat.-Sun.10-4

Mon.-Fri. ,by appointment: call 910-581-3127

Sept.-May , by appointment: call 910-581-3127

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A museum of early education . There is no charge to visit Morton's One-Room School Museum . Open for the learning of how our education system begain in the Rual Farm Schools (One-Room Schoolhouses ).

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