Alleghany Historical Museum

Alleghany Historical Museum


Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Thurs-Sat 10 am-5 pm


  • 7 North Main Street

    Sparta,   NC   28675

  • Mailing Address -

    PO Box 817

    Sparta,   NC   28675


The Alleghany Historical Museum showcases the heritage of the county beginning in 1859 when Alleghany County was formed. The museum displays artifacts used by local ancestors. Each month features a different group of local ancestors, for instance, previous month's exhibits have featured veterans and local women of the community.

Please call ahead in the winter months to verify the hours, as the museum may be closed due to bad weather or road conditions.

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7 North Main Street
Sparta NC 28675


Latitude: 36° 30' 19.7994" / Longitude: -81° 7' 16.68"

Special Directions:

From I-77, take Exit 83 (northbound traffic only) or Exit 85 and follow US 21 North, 28 miles up the mountain to Sparta. The museum is located at the intersection of US 21 and Hwy 18, across from the Alleghany County Courthouse.

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