Since 2001, Friends of Mountain History has provided advocacy and educational support for more than 100 member museums, heritage organizations and cultural institutions throughout the 25 counties of Western North Carolina. Together, we ensure that the fascinating history, distinctive customs and breathtaking beauty that make this region such an extraordinary place are enjoyed by endless generations to come.

Vision: To inspire and encourage a profound appreciation and respect for our diverse culture through the education of children and young adults to perpetuate the history and heritage of western North Carolina.


Friends of Mountain History  |  2140 Emmas Grove Road, Fairview, NC 28730  |  828.712.8687