The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook
 

Susanna Pantas, Artist

Dry Ridge
Historical Museum

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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    The Dry Ridge Historical Museum, housed in the Weaverville Public Library, documents the life of the area’s first settlers dating back to 1787, especially residents of the Reems Creek and Flat Creek Townships. The museum displays a collection of artifacts that include furniture, tools, clothing, letters, ledgers, books, photographs, and portraits.

Location:
Weaverville, NC
Distance: 30 minutes from downtown Asheville
Address: Weaverville Public Library, Lower Level, 41 N. Main St. Weaverville, NC 28787
Telephone: 828-250-6482
Hours: March-November: Saturdays only from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Fees: None
Allow: 1 hour
Nearby: Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace
Directions: From I-240, take the Weaverville Exit 4A onto 19/23 North. Go seven miles and take the New Stock Rd. Exit. Turn right off the ramp and left onto US 25/70 North. Make a left onto Main Street.

 

 

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