From art museums and galleries to arts districts, the High Country is alive with art!
Discover real fun in real mines! Gem mining, mine tours, gold panning, museums, gift shops and more! Just 3 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway…More Info
Crossnore Weavers & Gallery
Watch hand weavers at work and see their fine textiles and wearables. Shop for fine crafts and art produced by local artisans. All proceeds…More Info
Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum promotes the visual arts,history and heritage of the mountains through exhibitions, significant permanent…More Info
Original art that opens our hearts and lifts our spirits! The most established fine art gallery in the area celebrates over 30 years in business.…More Info
Wilkes Heritage Museum, Inc.
Wilkes Heritage Museum, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization located in Wilkes County, NC that is dedicated to the preservation of the…More Info
Turchin Center for the Visual Arts
Engage, Discover and Connect through the arts at Appalachian State University's premier art museum! Acclaimed exhibitions, lectures, special…More Info
Museum of Ashe County History, Inc.
Non-profit organization established to preserve the 1904 Ashe County Courthouse.More Info
Daniel Boone Native Gardens
Featuring a collection of North Carolina native plant material in an informal landscape design, for education and preservation. See the Wrought…More Info
Appalachian Mural Trail
Travel the Appalachian Mural Trail and view historical outdoor murals; great art telling the stories and showcasing the beauty of Appalachia.…More Info
Alta Vista Gallery
Created in 1990, the gallery features over 100 artists in all media, specializing in landscapes in oil. Located in a National Register Historic…More Info
Blue Ridge ArtSpace Gallery & Gift Shop
A fine arts and crafts gift shop and gallery featuring local artists. Occasional artist demonstrations. Arty Parties, workshops, drawing and music lessons. Barn Quilt maps avail. in Gift Shop.More Info