Folk Art CenterCurrently Closed
The Folk Art Center is a museum for Appalachian crafts and is a cooperative effort between the Southern Highland Craft Guild, the National Park Service, and the Appalachian Regional Commission. It houses as much 3,500 pieces original hand-made crafts. The museum was started by Frances Goodrich with a few local women which evolved to Allanstand Craft Shop. In 1928 the idea of the Southern Highland Craft Guild was formed which now represents over 1000 craftspeople in 293 counties of 9 southeastern states. The Center also features an exhibition of traditional and contemporary southern Appalachian crafts.
- You can buy gifts and Souvenirs from the shop.
- Free Parking.
- Rented car
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95% of people who visit Asheville include Folk Art Center in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
42.11% of people start their Folk Art Center visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Folk Art Center
76% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Folk Art Center