Kings Mountain Historical Museum

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:

Kings Mountain's historic downtown Main Street

Kings Mountain National Military Park

Cowpens National Battlefield

Kings Mountain State Park

Crowders Mountain State Park

Kings Mountain Gateway Trail

Carolina Thread Trail

Overmountain Victory Trail

Southern Arts Society, Inc.

Mauney Memorial Library

Joy Performance Center

Visit KMHM

100 East Mountain Street

P.O. Box 552

Kings Mountain, NC


Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm






Educational opportunities and resources abound at Kings Mountain Historical Museum!

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

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

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