Support the Museum

The Fayetteville-Lincoln County Museum is completely volunteer-run. If you are interested in donating your time, please contact the Museum Association President, 
Jim Harwell 
(931) 993-0829 or email 

In fulfilling its mission to preserve local history, the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Museum relies upon the donations of the community. If you have items you wish to donate, please contact the Museum Association Board at (931) 438-0339 or email Please do not drop items off at the museum. All donations must be approved by the museum board. 

The museum receives no funding from local government, but instead relies on the generosity of visitors and community supporters. A donation jar is available during museum visits; however, if you wish to make additional monetary gifts, please contact the museum board treasurer at (931) 438-0339 or email You may also mail donations to PO Box 54, Fayetteville, Tennessee 37334.

Pasta Premier: 
The museum's largest fundraiser is the annual Pasta Premier held in August. This event features local celebrities, a silent auction, and performances by the Carriage House Players theater group, in addition to a pasta dinner and wine bar. All proceeds support the museum's operating budget.