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Blowing Rock Art and History Museum

159 Chestnut St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6036
+1 828-295-9099
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Blowing Rock Art and History Museum

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum is a quick must see and a great starting point for first time... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Hickory, North Carolina
Surprisingly large and beautiful museum for tiny Blowing Rock!

We loved the mountain art and crafts, the historic displays, and the beauty of the building and its... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
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159 Chestnut St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6036
+1 828-295-9099

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum is a quick must see and a great starting point for first time visitors to the Blowing Rock area. The staff is friendly and helpful and the museum has an information display of brochures for local attractions. The building...More

Thank RayK_houseofheroes
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We loved the mountain art and crafts, the historic displays, and the beauty of the building and its grounds.

Thank rodguynn
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We wanted to visit the museum that according to the sign on the door stated that the museum should be open at the time we where there but it wasn't. Several people showed up and thought the same thing. One guy said he had an...More

Thank JudyinNC
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Thursday is the day to visit per flyer in our timeshare. We arrived just in time to be escorted by a wonderful docent Sherry. We enjoyed the art, sculpture and especially the glass. Before this visit Chihuly was only glass artist that we knew. Sherry...More

1  Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 22 May 2017

While half the group took the small children to tweensie town the rest of the group went to the Art museum and had a very pleasant Adult day.

Thank Cyndi G
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This was our first time visiting the museum. The have pottery, works of art, and a library with a sitting area in the museum. The building is large enough too to be able to view the larger works at a distance to see the different...More

Thank TravelingthegreatUSA
Reviewed 26 September 2016

BRAHM - world class art in an unexpected location. This new, state-of-the-art museum features works by Elizabeth Bradford, Bob Timberlake, Elliott Daingerfield, Philip Moose, and more. BRAHM curators know that these artists cannot be appropriately understood without the context of the history of the area....More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 24 September 2016

In August there was an amazing exhibit of artwork on display. Blowing Rock is so fortunate to have this museum! Check it out...you won't be disappointed!

Thank DK B
Reviewed 3 September 2016

What a beautiful museum for such a small community. A very nice way to spend time in Blowing Rock! Very centrally located. Nice exhibits.

Thank CHAndry
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Recently I took a class at the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum learning about Face Jug Pottery and actually making one! What a fun afternoon and great learning experience. Just a few days ago I was fortunate enough to get tickets to the Dom...More

1  Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
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19 November 2015|
Response from jbc1940 | Reviewed this property |
I will phone them this morning and inquire….then let you know! WELL WORTH IT, if so! jbc1940