Winter Events


Christmas Open House!

December 4th, 2021 - 10:00 am til 4:00 pm


The Wilkes Heritage Museum will hold its annual Christmas Open House on Saturday, December 4th from 10 am until 4 pm. The museum and Cleveland House will be decorated for the season. Cookies will be available as well as a Christmas card making station from the Wilkes County Stamp Club. Patrons are asked to maintain social distancing while touring the historic properties. Masks are optional.

Musical entertainment will be provided by Overmountain Trio at 11 am and Fiddle-Dee-Dee at 1 pm in the Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Auditorium. Mary Bohlen and Eden Hamby will demonstrate Open Hearth Cooking at the Cleveland House from 10 am - 1 pm. 

The museum gift shop will be open with great holiday gift giving ideas including a wide selection of books, pottery, CDs, baskets, and old-fashioned toys. Featured books for this season include Mary Bohlen's Heritage Cooking Inspired by Rebecca Boone and Michael Almond's The Tannery

There is no admission charged for the Christmas Open House on December 4th, however donations are greatly appreciated. 


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