John Bates of Glade Hill poses for a photo with his son Hunter and his hound before the hound bench show on Saturday. Thousands attended the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival at Ferrum College on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. (photo by Pat Jarrett)

Visitor’s Information

Hours and openings may vary around major holidays. Check this site for details as holidays approach.

Museum Galleries

The galleries are open year round, no reservation necessary. The gallery exhibitions are self-guided.

Admission:     Free

Spring, Fall, and Winter:

      • Monday – Saturday — 10:00am – 4:00pm
      • Sunday – Closed

Summer (Early May – Mid-August):

      • Monday – Saturday – 10:00am – 5:00pm
      • Sunday – 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Lectures and Guided Tours are available by reservation, fees may vary. Please contact us for more information. 

Farm Museum

The Blue Ridge Farm Museum is open seasonally.

General Admission:

      • Adults: $5.00
      • Seniors: $4.00
      • Youth (5 – 15): $4.00
      • Children Under 5: Free

Hours of Operation:

    • Mid-May – Labor Day Weekend
        • Monday – Friday — Closed
        • Saturdays — 10:00am – 5:00pm
        • Sundays — 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Group Tours and Field Trips:

The Farm Museum also offers Group Tour options for groups of 8 or more people and are available by reservation only from April to October.

Please contact us for more information.