Rutherford County Historical Society
 PO B0x 1044 - Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139
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The Rutherford County Historical Society was organized on April 5, 1935 to record and celebrate the history and cultural heritage of Rutherford County, North Carolina.  The headquarters for the Society is St. John's Historic Church, located at 316 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton. 

Membership dues for 2018 are from January 1 - December 31.
Student Membership (college) - $10
Individual Adult Membership - $25
Family Membership - $35
Corporate or Business Membership - $50
Lifetime Memership - $500
Mail Check to: RCHS  PO Box 1044, Rutherfordton, NC 28139
A Message from the President 
​Preserving the stories and artifacts of our past is important work. By joining the Rutherford County Historical Society you can make a significant contribution toward safeguarding elements of our collective heritage for future generations. Our members make it possible for us to promote and preserve the history of this county and to offer quality educational programs. We have many plans for the future, and we hope you will join us by attending as many of our meetings and special events as possible. Joining the RCHS is a great way to ensure that our past is never forgotten!!!
Robin S. Lattimore