2008 - 2009 Exhibit 100 Years of Presbyterian Heritage in Montreat
Opened on May 24, 2008, the multi-media, interactive exhibit celebrating "100 Years of Presbyterian Heritage in Montreat" ran until May 1, 2009.
The exhibit covered the Mountain Retreat Association's history from the Presbyterian purchase of Montreat in 1907. It explored the various conferences held over the years, the Montreat recreational and club experience, Montreat during wars, the transition to an independent town government and much more!
Each programming year, there will be a different exhibit on some aspect of Montreat history.
The Washington Post, Jan. 9, 1907
The New York Times, June 3, 1907
At left, circa 1908 is the Montreat Athletic Center (ball field at right) and a gazebo and spring house.