John Hall’s ancestors played an integral role in the development of Catawba County. He carries on their legacy with a sense of humble pride.
A Guide to Downtown Hickory
The heart of this city flourishes as a hub of art, food, and entertainment with the help of an impassioned community advocate.
Dozens of families once called the cottages surrounding the textile factory on the banks of the Henry River home. Today, the humble tract of houses near Hickory has found new purpose and a promising future.
Step Into Hickory
Restaurants, museums, shops, and parks: Head out on foot to explore this lively downtown in the Foothills.
The Art Museum That Became Hickory’s Masterpiece
The second-oldest art museum in North Carolina started as one man’s dream and became a proud anchor of the community.
5 Outdoor Adventures in Hickory
From a sunset dinner cruise on Lake Hickory to a trail ride for biking beginners, this foothills town encourages you to get outside.