Banner House Museum

7990 Hickory Nut Gap Road, Banner Elk, NC 28604

(828) 898-3634

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Experience 19th-century life in Banner Elk and the High Country in the home of Samuel Henry Banner, one of Banner Elk’s early settlers and his his wife, Jane Hyder Banner, and their seven children. The circa 1870 house has been furnished with period heirlooms donated and loaned by area residents to tell the story of Banner Elk life from the 1870’s to the 1900’s. Additionally, an Exhibition Room highlights local history from the nineteenth and twentieth century. In addition, visitors may see a volunteer weaver demonstrating traditional hand-weaving techniques on a floor loom.

The museum opens for summer visitors on June 8, 2024. Hours are 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. General admission is $5 per person and includes a house tour

If you have any questions or would like more information, please call 828.898.3634.