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High Point Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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We spent an enjoyable hour here with friendly and helpful staff. A fairly small museum but well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chriscris
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Hertford, United Kingdom
Very interesting

Stopped by here at suggestion of someone at the visitors center, glad I did. There was a kid group... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Jill F
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Farmington, Arkansas, United States
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A division of the High Point Public Library, the High Point Museum is dedicated to sharing Greater High Point's history, providing perspective for current issues, and strengthening the sense of community.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1859 E Lexington Ave, High Point, NC 27262-3451
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent an enjoyable hour here with friendly and helpful staff. A fairly small museum but well worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank Chriscris
Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the support!

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by here at suggestion of someone at the visitors center, glad I did. There was a kid group there at the time and they were so well behaved, not intrusive at all. Lots of local history which is why you should go by any...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thanks so much for your support of the High Point Museum

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Very nice museum.... a lot of history on High Point...very interested....friendly staff.. very clean and has a nice flow....when we visited ( weekend) they had thevblacksmith shop open and working....well worth a couple hours or more to learn history of High Point NC

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for your support of the High Point Museum.

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

The primary focus is history about the city. It does have an interesting history. Staff was nice and informative. If you have time, check it out.

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thanks for your support!

Reviewed June 28, 2018

We stopped here by request of my mother, who is a Hoggatt. She went about ten years ago, and said she wanted us to see it and to get her a new t-shirt! :) We didn't really expect to stay very long, but the museum...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit to the High Point Museum. We always try to open the Hoggatt House for descendants when we can. Yes Michael is a wealth of information! Thanks so much for your interest and support of the High Point Museum.

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited today on our monthly day trip. We really enjoyed the out buildings on the property and their time period furnishings. The inside of the museum is full of local history. There are a lot of displays of the furniture industry,...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Glad you stopped by the High Point Museum for a day trip. We're happy you enjoyed your visit. Thanks so much for your interest and support of the High Point Museum.

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Having recently moved to High Point and always knowing it as “the furniture capital of the world”, I was really curious about the story behind the story. The High Point Museum does a very nice job of presenting several aspects of the city. There are...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit. Thanks for your sharing and supporting the High Point Museum.

Reviewed February 18, 2018

Free admission and free parking. We spent almost 2 hours here and still didn't see everything. We will definitely be back. They had a special program to see archived items outside of the regular exhibits. They also have an exhibit of miniatures made by an...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks so much for your support!

Reviewed January 20, 2018

We were greeted with a southern charm. The museum was a great place to learn about High Point History. We also learned more from visiting the encampment. A walk along the Greenway up to High Point University was great exercise and beautiful along the snow...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit to the High Point Museum. Thank you for your support!

Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

This museum is bigger than I thought it would be, and far more interesting. The rooms are well designed and there is a lot of history and information here. I underestimated its value, and arrived only an hour before closing. Not enough time. Not at...More

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Teresa L, Public Relations Manager at High Point Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Wow - thank you for such a wonderful overview of the High Point Museum. Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thanks so much for your support!

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Yes the High Point Museum is handicap accessible. Let me know if you have any further questions.
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