Upcoming Events

Admission is FREE!

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU AT OUR SIGNATURE HOLIDAY EVENTS, IN CONJUNCTION WITH OUR ANNUAL MODEL TRAIN EXHIBIT...


Spirit of Christmas Past
Saturday, December 3 from 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

10am-3pm: Experience the magic of the Toys, Games & TRAINS exhibit, and tour the historic Barber House decorated for the holidays.  Learn about the history of Christmas celebrations, and participate in traditional craft demonstrations led by 18th century costumed interpreters.  Bring home your own hand-made ornaments!

3pm-5pm: City of Kings Mountain’s annual Christmas Parade.

5pm-7pm: Enjoy a special “night run” of the Toys, Games & TRAINS exhibit, candlelight tours of the historic Barber House, and hot apple cider with cookies by the firelight.









Santa & Mrs. Claus Visit the Museum
Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Santa Claus will be at the Museum during the Toys, Games & TRAINS exhibit to visit with the little ones.  Mrs. Claus will also do a special reading of the classic 1823 children’s story, “The Night Before Christmas.” 










​ADMISSION IS FREE! 
Donations are appreciated.  All donations go towards fulfilling the Museum’s mission to collect, preserve, and interpret history through exhibits, educational programs, tours, and other appropriate means, in order to foster a deeper understanding of the history of our community and the region.

Kings Mountain Historical Museum