Herbal Crafting Workshop with Melissa Hooker

Museum staff member Melissa Hooker will be hosting a Herbal Crafting Workshop on Saturday September 10th from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm! The fee to register is $35 per person. Limited spots available. To book, please call (336) 667 - 3171.

Herbal Crafting Workshop Flyer

Celebrating Gospel Music Heritage Month with Rev. Morris Hatton 

Please join Wilkes Heritage Museum, Wilkes Art Gallery, and the Wilkes County Public Library in celebrating Gospel Music Heritage Month with Rev. Morris Hatton on Sat. Sept. 17th at 2:00 pm in the Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Auditorium! 

Rev Morris Hatton Flyer

Ghost Tour Season 2022

     The remaining dates for the 2022 Ghost Tour season will be: August 20th, September 17th, and October 15th & 29th. At this time, tours will only be taken at the 7:30 pm time. Tickets are $15 per person and pre-payment is required to book your spot on the tour. Please call or visit the museum to purchase tickets. 

 2022 Ghost Tour Flyer

Thank you so much to our 2022 Bingo sponsors!

Our event was a success because of you! Please take the time to patronise these businesses and thank these individuals for their support of the mission of Wilkes Heritage Museum!

Businesses:  Individuals: 

 Ashe County Cheese

Barter Theater

Call Family Distillery

Cassie Stone Photography

Charlotte Motor Speedway

Chetola Resort

Cook's Sporting Goods

Crossroads Harley Davidson

Grandfather Mountain

Greensboro Grasshoppers

Hickory Crawdads

Hidden Happiness Bee Farm

Hidden Vineyards

High Gravity Adventures

Ivy Ridge Traditions

Linney's Mill

Lowe's Foods



Morehead Planetarium

Mystery Hill

NASCAR Hall of Fame

NC Transportation Museum

Pam's Unique Boutique

Pardue Pottery

Piccione Vineyards

Randy Marion

Red's Home and Garden

Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Roselli's on Tenth

Slightly Askew Winery

Southern Appalachian Historical Association

Terry's Performance Exhaust

The Lost Colony

Three Little Bears & Co.

Townes Farm

Waggles Pet Supply

Wilkes Hardware

Wilkes Vocational

Yadkin River Greenway

Harold & Hazel Bass

George Childers

Susan Christenbury

Ike Forester

Norma Greene

Malleah Harris-Horton

Arnold & Becky Lakey

Kristin Lyall

Susie Mastin

Marilyn Payne

Carol Perkins

Jack & Kathryn Steele


This program was made possible by North Carolina Humanities, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. North Carolina Humanities is a statewide nonprofit that connects North Carolinians with cultural experiences that spur dialogue, deepen human connections, and inspire community.

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