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Please note: The History Museum of Catawba County will be closed on Saturday, October 22 due to Hart's Square. Our other sites will remain open as regularly scheduled. Thank you.

Welcome to the HACC website. For a listing of our current and upcoming events and programs please visit the "Calendar of Events" page. Membership details and a complete listing of our publications and other museum store items are accessible at the top of this page.

Volunteers Needed!

The Historical Association of Catawba County is always looking for energetic and dedicated people to participate in our docents program. We currently have volunteer opportunities at the Catawba County Museum of History (Newton), Murray's Mill (Catawba), and the Hickory History Center (Hickory).

If you have interest in becoming a volunteer with the Historical Association of Catawba County please contact us at 828-465-0383, or email us at