895 Lake Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
Phone: (336) 472-6600
Fax: (336) 472-6597
Arts & Museums
The Old Davidson County Courthouse was a courthouse which was later converted to a museum exhibiting the local history and civic life during the 18th Century. Built in 1858, this Greek Revival structure is featured on the National Register of Historic Places.
One of the largest doll museums in the South, this museum contains over 2,200 dolls, dollhouses, costumes, miniature displays, and unusual artifacts, as well as special exhibits including over 115 Shirley Temple dolls, a nativity scene with 50 rare creche dolls, 17 African-American Personality dolls, and other rotating doll and miniature exhibits.
Located inside the beautiful High Point Theatre, the Theatre Art Galleries, Inc. (TAG)attracts established artists who look forward to exhibiting their works here. Struggling artists are also taken on and allowed a chance to network and exhibit. The visual arts scene in the city has never been the same since TAG made its foray. Free admission so check website for upcoming events!
An historical museum dedicated to honoring the life of Miss Baldwin, her family, and other African Americans who helped develop the High Point community. Open Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Honoring the Legacy of Rosetta C. Baldwin and other African Americans that made a contribution to the development of High Point is the mission of the Rosetta C. Baldwin African American Museum.
Located on the campus of High Point University, Sechrest Gallery houses permanent collections of 18th and 19th century British art as well as rotating exhibits.
High Point Museum is a museum which records and displays the culture and history of High Point. The museum has many interactive and interesting exhibits, fun activities for kids and more. They are also involved in several activities such as archiving the local history, artifact preservation drives and so on.
Honoring the seven time Winston Cup Series champion, this unique museum highlights Petty's 35 year career and includes race cards, awards, and photographs. A gift shop is also on site.
Exploring the history of the decorative arts in the region, this museum is the only museum dedicated to exhibiting and researching original decorative arts of the early South and features 24 period rooms and seven galleries filled with furniture, paintings, ceramics, and much more that was used regionally through 1820. A wonderful book store is also on site that carries current and hard-to-find books on Southern decorative arts, culture, and history.
This 6,500 square foot cultural center and gallery contains arts and exhibits on the community's vibrant African-American culture and features ten to fifteen art exhibitions each year. An array of educational programs are also available.
The Children's Museum of Winston-Salem lets kids learn in fun ways. Kids can burn off some energy in the climbing lobby, have storytime in the library, use oversized blocks to create cars and forts in the "Build It" area, and create their own masterpiece in the art studio. Don't miss the Enchanted Forest, which offers a dozen play stations incorporating folklore and fairy tales. The museum is also a popular place for children's parties.
One of the finest collections of antique and classic Harley Davidson motorcycles in the South is located at this museum with bikes representing over six decades of American motorcycle history on display with a focus on bikes from 1936 to the present in both restored and original conditions.