Special to Iredell Free News

Iredell Museums is proud to announce the opening of a new exhibit, “McKendree Long: Extraordinary Soul,” on Friday, December 1, from 5 to 7 p.m.

The exhibit opening is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

This exhibit will celebrate the life and works of Statesville native McKendree Robbins Long. Known for his unique artwork, he was also an accomplished pastor, evangelist, hymnologist, writer, and poet.

The exhibit will be open from December 1 through March 2, 2024.

The museum is located at 134 Court Street in Statesville. Hours are Wednesday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Call 704-873-7347 or visit www.iredellmuseums.org.