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Flight of the Vampire 5k and Fun run around Brevard – rotary club of Brevard

Flight of the Vampire 5k and Fun run around Brevard – rotary club of Brevard

The Flight of the Vampire Race/Walk and Fun Run coincides with the Halloweenfest in downtown Brevard, North Carolina. The course treats runners to a mix of historic homes, the railroad arts district, farm land and the scenic beauty of the Sylvan Valley and the surrounding mountains. The race course is a figure of eight – an out and back, with the starting line also serving as the finish line. After the race, join in the fun of the all day at the Halloweenfest for food, music, and... Read More

Silvermont House Museum

Silvermont, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1917, home of industrialist Joseph S. Silversteen. Visit the 9-room second-floor museum and step back in time to experience the lifestyle of the Silversteen family.

Silvermont House Museum

Silvermont, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1917, home of industrialist Joseph S. Silversteen. Visit the 9-room second-floor museum and step back in time to experience the lifestyle of the Silversteen family.

Silvermont House Museum

Silvermont, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1917, home of industrialist Joseph S. Silversteen. Visit the 9-room second-floor museum and step back in time to experience the lifestyle of the Silversteen family.
Guided Walking Tours

Guided Walking Tours

Explore the History of Transylvania County and the City of Brevard during one of the themed tours offered at the Transylvania Heritage Museum. Special tours are offered during the White Squirrel Festival (Saturday of Memorial Day weekend), and Halloweenfest. The tours last approximately one hour. Call the Museum or visit the website and click on Walking Tours for specific tour details. Tours require reservations since space is limited to ensure a unique and educational experience for participants. We request that reservations be final by noon the preceding day. Reservations can be made by calling the Museum during our regular hours, Wednesday through Friday, from 10 am until 5 pm, Saturday from 11 am until 3 pm, or by sending an email titled “Walking Tour Reservations” to curator@transylvaniaheritage.org. Special tours can be arranged for groups of four or more with a minimum of two weeks’... Read More