The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook
 

Susanna Pantas, Artist

 Museum of American
Cut & Engraved Glass

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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Museum of Cut and Engraved Glass, Highlands NC

NC ECHO Photograph  The Museum of American Cut and Engraved Glass, in Highlands, is considered one of the finest collections of its kind in the world. The museum exhibits cut and engraved glass primarily from the American Brilliant Period, 1876-1916. The museum seeks to educate people about glass from this period and increase awareness of and appreciation for this American art form. Housed in a rustic log cabin, the collection's brilliance is a direct contradiction to its humble setting.

Location:  
Highlands NC
Distance: 1 hours from Asheville
Address: 472 Chestnut Street, Highlands NC 28741
Telephone: 828-526-3415, 828-521-3427
Hours: May - October: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 1-4 p.m., November -April: Saturday 1-4 p.m.
Fees: None
Directions: From Asheville take NC 280 South to Brevard. Continue on through Brevard on NC 64 to Highlands.

 

 

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