The Ralph Stanley Museum and Traditional Mountain Music Center became available to music lovers of all ages in October of 2004. Combining the history of traditional mountain music and the legendary career of Dr. Ralph Stanley, the Museum offers an interactive musical journey which enables visitors to see and hear this particular style of mountain music.
The private, non-profit Museum is filled with a collection of memorabilia from the life and career of Dr. Ralph Stanley. The Museum features up to date art audio and video displays and in-depth information panels that tell the story of traditional mountain music. These features enable visitors to learn about Ralph Stanley, his music and the mountains which molded his style.