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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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Very nice stop

We added this stop while in this area. Learned a lot. We walked around and took in everything... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Don B
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Falling Waters, West Virginia, United States
Wonderful surprise!

We stumbled onto this museum and were delighted with the collection and the landscape exhibit... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
familyguy6332
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Rodanthe
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159 Chestnut St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6036
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We added this stop while in this area. Learned a lot. We walked around and took in everything. A very nice place to come to.

Thank Don B
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We stumbled onto this museum and were delighted with the collection and the landscape exhibit. This was the best thing in Blowing Rock by far. Go just for this.

Thank familyguy6332
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My husband & I visited here while waiting for Hurricane Irma to leave Florida. Very nice Museum. Only took about 30 minutes to go thru. It's closed on mondays.

Thank J-K-B10_85
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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

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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
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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

1  Thank JudyinNC
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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
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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
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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
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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
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I will phone them this morning and inquire….then let you know! WELL WORTH IT, if so! jbc1940
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