P.O. BOX 160

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Adults $8.00
Seniors (55+) $7.00
Children (Ages 5-17) $5.00
AAA and AARP discounts available.

Regular Hours: 2014

(March 4 - December 19) 
Tue. - Sat. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Last tour starts by 4 p.m. 

Other days/times available
through group reservation

Rocky Mount, Piney Flats TN

Passing through the door of Rocky Mount, you step back in time to the year 1791... George Washington is President of the United States and has appointed William Blount as Governor of the Southwest Territory.  Governor Blount has taken up residence at William Cobb's log home of Rocky Mount to conduct the business affairs of the new territory. When William Cobb arrived with his family in the western frontier of North Carolina in 1769, he did not realize that his new home would play such an important role in shaping the future of our country…  Learn More...


Blue Star Museum

Rocky Mount is a participating Blue Star Museum. From Memorial Day until Veterans Day the Living History Tour is free to active military and family......

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Upcoming Events

10Mile/3K Overmountain Victory Run

Sat. October 11, 2014 - 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
A 10 Mile point-to-point race following the scenic and beautiful Watauga River where 234 years ago, the victorious Overmountain Men marched home......

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Frontier Academy: Spirit of the Harvest/ Food Preservation

Sat. October 18, 2014 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
October's session of Frontier Academy focuses on Food preservation as part of Rocky Mount's Spirit of the Harvest.....

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Spirit of the Harvest

October 18, 2014 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join the Cobb family as they celebrate their harvest: apple butter, cider making, blacksmithing, storytelling and other autumn crafts and demos......

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