Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby – North Carolina Thursdays October 8, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I chose to look around Shelby, Cleveland County. There were a number of places that looked interesting. I went with the Earl Scruggs Center http://earlscruggscenter.org/. I thought it was a good choice for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. According to the website, it’s open. However, check before scheduling a visit.

Official Website: http://earlscruggscenter.org/



Sunday & Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m.—6 p.m.

Thursday-Saturday: 10 a.m.—4 p.m.

HOLIDAY CLOSINGS The Earl Scruggs Center is closed for the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Friday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Day After Christmas.


Earl Scruggs Center
103 S. Lafayette St.
Shelby, NC 28150

Phone: 704.487.6233

Admission:  (Group rates are available)

General Admission $12
Senior/College students $8
Youth (6—17) $5
Ages 5 and under



We are pleased to offer FREE exhibit admission to Active Military personnel with credentials and to all Veterans.  Made possible through a sponsorship from the City of Shelby.
The Earl Scruggs Center is pleased to announce free exhibit admission between Memorial Day and Labor Day for all active duty military personnel and their families and for veterans.


Atlas Obscura: No listing located https://www.atlasobscura.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/the.earl.scruggs.center/

Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/egoshow/albums/72157645685455190 (Some listings located)

Foursquare: One listing located https://foursquare.com/v/earl-scruggs-center/51938051498e94fb75d9a906

GenealogyTrails: No listing located

Gluseum: https://www.gluseum.com/US/Shelby/131057273638330/The-Earl-Scruggs-Center

Google Maps:  Google Maps Shelby, North Carolina (Street View available)

HMDB: No listing located https://www.hmdb.org/

Hometown Locator: https://northcarolina.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,28150,p,earl%20scruggs%20center,i,840aabd1-655256f796c60993d7bb038e79887d99.cfm

Inspirock: https://www.inspirock.com/united-states/shelby/earl-scruggs-center-a9263401029

Instagram: One listing located https://www.instagram.com/earlscruggscenter/

Landmarkhunter: http://landmarkhunter.com/122892-cleveland-county-courthouse/ (where the Earl Scruggs Center is housed)

Linkedin: No listing located http://www.linkedin.com/

Museums.us: https://www.museums.us/state/north-carolina/shelby/earl-scruggs-center

National Register of Historic Places: https://npgallery.nps.gov/NRHP/AssetDetail?assetID=d68f12ca-8f5e-4ec9-ba8c-fce442d3f9ee

Only In Your State: No listing located https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/92957179785054141/

Roads and Kingdoms: No listing located https://roadsandkingdoms.com/

Roadside America: No listing located https://www.roadsideamerica.com/

RoadTrippers: No listing located https://maps.roadtrippers.com/

Silly America: No listing located https://sillyamerica.com/

Smoky Mountain News: No listing located https://www.smokymountainnews.com/

Snapchat: No listing located https://www.snapchat.com/

This is my South: No listing located https://www.thisismysouth.com/

Trip Advisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g49533-d6931570-Reviews-Earl_Scruggs_Center-Shelby_North_Carolina.html

Trip Hobo: No listing located https://www.triphobo.com/

Trip Shock: No listing located https://www.tripshock.com/

Tumblr: Not seeing any listings for the museum https://www.tumblr.com/

Twitch channel or search: No listing located  – https://www.twitch.tv/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/EarlScruggsCent/

Vimeo channel or search: Some videos located https://vimeo.com/267028361

VisitNC: No listing located https://www.visitnc.com/

VisitNC Smokies: No listing located https://visitncsmokies.com/

Waymarking: No listing located https://www.waymarking.com/

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cleveland_County_Courthouse_(North_Carolina); but on https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_North_Carolina

Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/earl-scruggs-center-shelby

YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCFmXo_mQvBC-2uit6Kjj2A/

Some videos located https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Earl+Scruggs+Center

Past North Carolina Thursdays posts: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/tag/north-carolina-thursdays/

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