Museum Promoting Local Scavenger Hunt
Last updated 5/19/2021 at 12:25pm
Scavenger hunts are a popular activity for all ages. While this type of activity dates back hundreds of years, they were popularized by American celebrity Elsa Maxwell as party games in the 1930s.
Maxwell was known as the “hostess with the moistest” for her extravagant parties.
Today’s scavenger hunts vary from relatively simple searches for hidden objects to complex adventures using technology resources and covering many locations.
In honor of National Scavenger Hunt Day 2021, the Joint Historic Preservation Commission (JHPC) of Transylvania County has created a scavenger hunt o...