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Giving to the Museum

As a non-profit organization, the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum counts on the support of our members, volunteers and donors to help us achieve our mission to promote visual arts and history and to celebrate the rich heritage of the mountains. Joining the Museum allows for unlimited visits and discounts on many of the Museum’s programs and classes. Annual funding provides key operational support for our most critical needs, educational programs for visitors of all ages, expansion and preservation of the collection, essential community outreach, personnel, and more.

There are many ways to support BRAHM, including:



joinbrahmReceive benefits through a variety of membership levels for individuals and families.


donateContribute to the Museum for operational support. All general contributions to the Museum are tax-deductible.

Appalachian Culture and History Education Fund

This fund supports Museum events, workshops, exhibits, and other educational activities that further its mission to celebrate the rich heritage of the Appalachian Mountains.  MORE . . . 

Exhibit Underwriting

Help the Museum fund future exhibits to ensure that the tradition of excellence continues. The museum stages numerous exhibits each year and financial assistance provides necessary components for the exhibits. Please contact the Exhibits and Collections Manager at 828.295.9099 x3007 for more information.

Honorarium or Memorial Gifts

Donate to the Museum in honor or memory of a special person. We will send an acknowledgment to that recipient or a designated loved one. All such commemorative gifts are placed in the Museum's endowment fund. Please contact the Director at 828.295.9099 x3008 for more information.

Matching Gifts

Double your donation to the museum through your company’s matching gift program. Contact your personnel office for details.

Gifts of Stock

Consider gifts of stock for new or renewing memberships, pledge payments and gifts such as memorials and honoraria. If you would like to make a gift of stock, please contact David Harwood, Business Manager at 828.295.9099 x 3008.

Donations of Works of Art

Strengthen BRAHM's collection, providing years of enjoyment and educational enrichment for thousands of museum visitors. To discuss such a gift, please contact the Exhibits and Collections Manager at  828.295.9099 x 3007.

Planned Gifts

Leave your legacy through a planned giving program. Planned gifts allow donors to enjoy special tax considerations while ensuring that BRAHM has a bright future. To discuss options for planned giving, contact the Director at 828.295.9099 x 3008.



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