Blowing Rock Art and History Museum, Blowing Rock

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The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum seeks to provide cultural enrichment to the High Country communities by promoting the arts and Southern Appalachian heritage and history through educational programs, exhibitions, activities and permanent collections.
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  • This small museum is just over 10 years old and is a small treasure in Blowing Rock. Admission is free but donations encouraged. It’s at the south end of town and has parking. There is a very...  more »
  • I've been in this town fairly often and somehow missed this fine museum. Before entering, the building's design is striking, meant to fit well with the area. Inside it is spacious, not overwhelmingly....  more »
  • What a nice museum. Very informative video on the history of Blowing Rock, and how it came to be. Then a nice flow through the multiple galleries within the museum. My favorite exhibit was the watercolors. A wonderful collection of art and history all under one roof. The gentleman working the welcome desk was very informative and nice.
  • This facility is just great. There's a wonderful fiber show up just now, plus an interesting installation of the Cone sisters' art collection. Really friendly staff, and our docent, Kat, gave a great tour.

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