Experience 19th century history of life in Banner Elk
and the High Country in the home of Samuel Henry
Banner, one of Banner Elk's original settlers. Wander back in time
through the re-created household of the
The Museum hosts daily guided tours mid-June through mid-October by volunteer docents who will introduce you to life in the 1800's. You will learn about the history, culture and development of the local community and surrounding areas. The Museum is also host to special events and cultural education.