Carroll County Courthouse - Historical Museum
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515 North Main Street
Hillsville, VA 24343

Learn about the rich history of Carroll County in the museum located within the Historic Carroll County Courthouse. Construction for the building took place between 1872 and 1874. The facility presents the history of Carroll County and its various communities. Exhibits and artifacts reflect the heritage of Carroll County, which was formed in 1842. Early Native American artifacts recovered from nearby archaeological are on display. Large Civil War collection including drum used by local unit. The Courthouse was the scene of a tragic courtroom shooting in March 1912 where five were killed including the presiding judge and sheriff. The Museum has extensive archive and reference materials in its resource section. The Carroll County Historical Museum offers tours by appointment.

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Hours of Operation: Tue – Fri: 10:30 am – 4:00 pm and Sat: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Carroll County Historical Museum: (276) 728-4113

Carroll County Office of Tourism: (276) 730-3100




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