Hickory Ridge Living History Museum

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Hickory Ridge Living History Museum

Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - April through November
  • Hours - Now open for guided tours at 10AM and 2PM, daily Tuesday - Friday, April through November. Open Saturday mornings 9am - 1pm. Also open 5:30-8:00 p.m. daily (except Mondays) before “Horn in the West” outdoor drama, late-June through mid-August.


  • 591 Horn in the West Dr.

    Boone,   NC   28607

  • Mailing Address -

    P.O. Box 295

    Boone,   NC   28607


Living history recreated by volunteers in 18th century attire, working with traditional tools, engaged in hearthside cooking, candlemaking, weaving and other activities, all in eight mountain log cabins and outbuildings. Gift shop on site.

Private group tours with activities, available year-round to large groups by appointment (advance reservation required; please call for more information).

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591 Horn in the West Dr.
Boone NC 28607


Latitude: 36° 12' 30.6" / Longitude: -81° 40' 10.56"

Special Directions:

In Boone, from the 600 block of Blowing Rock Rd. (US 321), turn onto Horn in the West Dr. From Highway 421, take Highway 105 Ext. South and take the first right onto Horn Ave.

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