• Folk Art Center - Asheville, North Carolina

      The Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway east of Asheville is home to the Southern Highland Craft Guild. Showcased are traditional and contemporary crafts of the Southern Appalachians. In addition to three galleries, library and shop run by the Guild, you can obtain information and books about the Parkway. The Guild also has other retail outlets, two of which are in Asheville.

      If you go:
      Open January-March 9am-5pm daily; April-December 9am-6pm daily. Free admission and ample parking. It is about a five-minute drive from downtown. The NPS visitor center is at milepost 384.


      Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway
      Asheville, North Carolina 28805 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Folk Art Center
      +1 (828) 298-7928

      Blue Ridge Parkway NPS Visitor Center
      +1 (828) 298-5330