Join us virtually and in-person for exciting educational events exploring the history of Western North Carolina.
Thursday, March 30
Saturday, April 22
Tuesday, May 9
Visit our virtual exhibits, 1918 vs. 2020, Hillbillyland, Deep Dive into Archives, and Douglas Ellington. Check back regularly as we make more content available digitally.
We offer a variety of events throughout the year. Join us for LitCafe, History Hour, Outdoor Experiences, our Intro to WNC History Lecture Series, and more!
We have annually presented the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary and Outstanding Achievement awards since 1955.
Area educators can check out one of our many traveling trunks or bring their students to our museum for guided tours and lessons.
Our archival and object collections rotate on and off display in our period rooms and changing exhibits.