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Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center's Lucas Mansion Museum

Center Street, Hiddenite, NC 28636
+1 828-632-6966
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History, culture, arts gallery, and more

The Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center's Lucas Mansion is a unique museum of antiques and... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Gary H
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Taylorsville, North Carolina
Interesting

The mansion itself is interesting. You are able to see a number of things for free such as an area... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
DEBORAH H
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WILMINGTON
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Victorian mansion once owned by a gem dealer known as "Diamond Jim" Lucas - now home to a folk and art museum featuring 19th-century furniture, indigenous gems, an art gallery and a large doll collection.
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30 Jun 2017
“History, culture, arts gallery, and more”
12 May 2017
“Interesting”
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Center Street, Hiddenite, NC 28636
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

The Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center's Lucas Mansion is a unique museum of antiques and collectibles in a mansion that is both Edwardian and Victorian at the same time. It also houses an art gallery which changes often. You can take a guided tour for...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The mansion itself is interesting. You are able to see a number of things for free such as an area housing dolls and antique toys, an art gallery and a gem exhibit. The ladies in charge are eager to share their knowledge of the premises....More

Thank DEBORAH H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

OMG! What a gorgeous house and a neat collection inside. But the front desk staff have never been to the mine. Why? They told us they weren't interested in it and therefore didn't know much about it, except that "a lot of rock hounds go...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2015

Great to be under shelter and being able to sit down and clean your stones while searching. Found so many beautiful stones that could be made into jewerly.

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Reviewed 1 November 2014

We had passed the sign "Hiddenite Museum" several times when travelling on the I40 but somehow never had the time to go visit. This trip, while travelling on Route 64, we again came across a sign and we turned off the road to find this...More

5  Thank Rosalind P
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