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Historic Probart Guided Walking Tour

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Learn how Transylvania County and Brevard were established and about early leaders. The tour departs from the Heritage Museum at 10:30 a.m. The cost is $10 per person. Reservations are required by contacting the Transylvania Museum via email at program.transylvaniaheritage@gmail.com.

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Mountain Legacies: Exploring Appalachian Culture

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Mountain Legacies: Exploring Appalachian Culture Exhibit. Come sit a spell and join us as we look at the lifestyle, customs, traditions, and stories that express this unique and vibrant culture. The Museum is open Thursday through Saturday from noon until 4:00.  Admission is free, but donations are accepted. Group or special after-hours tours can be […]

Free

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ATOM Aluminum Tree Exhibit

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

The ever-popular Aluminum Tree exhibit will open on November 12th at the Transylvania Heritage Museum. This year, twenty vintage trees will be decorated with the colors and themes of the 1970s. Make plans to visit and enjoy a blast from the past with this wacky, retro display featuring the Age of Disco, the introduction of […]

Fiber Dying Demostration

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Local artisan Becky Garrison will discuss and demonstrate the way early settlers used natural materials to dye their fibers and color their fabrics.

Free
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Mountain Legacies: Exploring Appalachian Culture

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

The 2022 Transylvania Heritage Museum exhibit, Mountain Legacies: Exploring Appalachian Culture, shows how early settlers made their way into the Appalachian Mountains and made them their home.  Families with roots in Scotland, Germany and France arrived by way of Virginia or South Carolina with few personal possessions.  Using the skills and traditions passed down from ancestors, […]

Free

Guided Walking Tour: West Main Street

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Explore Brevard and learn about the early families and architecture of West Mains from a different perspective while walking behind buildings and through alleyways.

Free

Guided Walking Tour: Probart Street

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Discover the link between some of the founding fathers and the town's growth and economy and learn the history of Brevard's oldest structure, the Red House Inn. Departs from the Transylvania Heritage Museum at 10:30 am.

$5

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ATOM Aluminum Tree Exhibit

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Step back in time and celebrate the 1960's at The Aluminum Tree & Ornament Museum (ATOM) Featuring Barbie, Bell Bottoms, and Beatlemania! The Museum is open Thursday-Saturday, noon until 4 pm. Please note: The Museum will be closed on Thanksgiving and the week of Christmas.

Free

Yarn Painting & Dying Demo

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Becky Garrison, a local spinner and crafter, will demonstrate various yarn painting and dying techniques. 

Guided Walking Tour-Meet the County Founders

Transylvania Heritage Museum 189 W Main St, Brevard, North Carolina, United States

Learn about the people behind the formation of Transylvania County and the establishment of the City of Brevard by visiting several namesakes throughout Brevard. Departs from the Transylvania Heritage Museum at 10:30. Cost $5 per person, children under 10 free with paying adult. Reserve a space by sending an email to curator@transylvaniaheritage.org

$5

 

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