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

 Museum of
Ashe County History

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

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Historic 1904 Ashe County Courthouse

   The Museum of Ashe County History is located in the historic 1904 Ashe County Courthouse building and has exhibits pertaining to the history of Ashe County and its people. The major permanent exhibit presents the story of the "Virginia Creeper" Railroad.

Website: Museum of Ashe County History
Jefferson NC
Distance: 3 hours from Asheville
Address: 301 East Main Street, Jefferson NC
Telephone: 336-846-1904
Hours: April–October: Monday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Fees: None
Allow: 1-2 hours
Ashe County Arts Council Gallery, Ben Long Frescoes, Mount Jefferson State Natural Area
Directions: From Asheville take I-40 west to exit 72 and merge onto US70 toward Old Fort. After 11 miles turn left at US 221 and follow US 221 through Boone to  Jefferson.




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