This is an old courthouse turned museum with wonderful displays downstairs plus a very nice gift shop. We have been back twice and still have not seen it all. This is not that big but we have not had enough time each visit to see all the amazing detail put into each area, especially the train section.
Nice building, interesting exhibits, good graphics. Staff seemed a bit preoccupied. It was a good way to spend a hour while waiting for an appointment.
we took the kids here, ages 2, 9 12 and 14 they loved it , everything was displayed very well and the guides were very good at telling the stories, my husband and I plan to go back alone to look at everything again, just in case we missed something the first time. I would highly recommend everyone check it... 更多
Visited the local court house as well as Museum of Ashe County History. The local library was very educational. Visited several grave sites looking for family. Ate at a local restaurant, talked to several people. All together the entire County was so welcoming, my only regret was having to leave. This was a trip I took with my son and... 更多
....are all appropriate adjectives for this wonderful place. We really enjoyed spending time with the very friendly staff and locals and learned a lot about the area and about my family that has roots here. We came back and spent some time at the Annual Fall Leaf Festival and had a blast! That 12 year old girl in one of... 更多
If you love history (Ashe County in particular), you'll love this beautifully, lovingly restored 1904 courthouse. First floor is a museum of Ashe County history. The second (courtroom itself) is still under renovation.
Located at the old courthouse in Jefferson North Carolina is the Ashe County history museum. Filled with wonderful displays including... 更多
While passing through Jefferson, NC, we stopped here because we enjoy history. We weren't disappointed. Don Long, one of the... 更多
We visited Ashe County to see where some of my eighteenth and nineteenth century relatives may have lived. Ashe County... 更多