Canton Area Historical Museum

  View your itinerary

The museum is devoted to collecting artifacts and images of the towns of Canton, Bethel, and Cruso; the museum contains agricultural and domestic artifacts from the 19th and early 20th century. The museum also contains a large collection of historic photographs and memorabilia of the town and Champion Paper Mill, now Blue Ridge Paper Products, and a special collection of two notable natives, inventor Fillmore Christopher and author Fred Chappell.

36 Park St.
Canton, NC 28716

Get Directions


Hours of Operation: Monday—Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm.


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