Kings Mountain Historical Museum is just a 30-minute drive west of Charlotte, in the rolling foothills of the North Carolina Piedmont.  The Kings Mountain area features a wealth of natural and cultural attractions for your next trip, including:

Southern Arts Society, Inc.
Mauney Memorial Library
Joy Performance Center / Kings Mountain Little Theatre
Kings Mountain's historic downtown Main Street
Foothills Farmers' Market
Kings Mountain National Military Park
Kings Mountain State Park
Crowders Mountain State Park
Kings Mountain Gateway Trail
Carolina Thread Trail
Overmountain Victory Trail​​

Kings Mountain Historical Museum preserves and interprets three historic structures and an eclectic museum collection.

Kings Mountain Historical Museum


We present several educational programs throughout the year, including scholarly lectures, living history events, historic craft demonstrations, and more.

Visit KMHM

100 East Mountain Street

P.O. Box 552

Kings Mountain, NC


Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm




Each year, Kings Mountain Historical Museum presents two changing exhibits in addition to our annual model train display. 


Educational opportunities and resources abound at Kings Mountain Historical Museum!