Thomas Wolfe House

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  • Address: 52 N Market St, Asheville, NC 28801, USA, United States
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8282538304
  • Ticket Price: 5 USD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Memorial, Family And Kids

Those who are into history and literature will definitely know who Thomas Wolfe is. One of the greatest artists in the writing world, Wolfe has immortalized his place in the people’s heart. Hence it is hardly a surprise to see Ashville, which was home, being frequented by thousands of literature lovers every year. Once a house, now a memorial, the place beholds the various nuances of Wolfe’s life within its walls. You can catch a glimpse of his life and events here, many of which have been hinted in his autobiographical novel, Look Homeward, Angel. If you have children ensure to visit the place with them. It will help them gain knowledge about his various works. A stroll through the place is enough to push you into the good-ol-days when literature witnessed its peak.

Entrance Ticket Details For Thomas Wolfe House

  • Adult : 5 USD
  • Student (7-17 years) : 2 USD
  • Adult Group (10+) : 2.50 USD
  • Student Group : 2 USD
  • 6 & under : Free

Thomas Wolfe House Hours

  • Closed on State holidays.

How to Reach Thomas Wolfe House

  • Bus Station : College St at Court Plaza

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  • Thomas Wolfe House Address: 52 N Market St, Asheville, NC 28801, USA, United States
  • Thomas Wolfe House Contact Number: +1-8282538304
  • Thomas Wolfe House Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thomas Wolfe House Price: 5 USD
  • Best time to visit Thomas Wolfe House(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Thomas Wolfe House: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 71.04% of people who visit Asheville include Thomas Wolfe House in their plan

  • 51.72% of people start their Thomas Wolfe House visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Thomas Wolfe House

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

93.44% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thomas Wolfe House

People normally club together Smith - Mc Dowell House Museum and Folk Art Center while planning their visit to Thomas Wolfe House.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Thomas Wolfe House Reviews & Ratings

  • Good price for a nice tour of where Thomas Wolfe grew up and the memories that inspired his literary masterpieces. The tour is about 45 minute long. A must visit historical site while in Asheville.

  • Very informative guide. He had a interested life. So glad it's been reserved right in the middle of downtown Asheville.

  • One of the only museums in WNC, great place to learn about Asheville in the 1920's-30's, as well as Wolfe's life, family, and extended contributions to literature. The museum part is a great place to visit in downtown Asheville, it is free or minimal cost. The attached house is a wonderful place to take in and imagine Asheville a century ago. They've done a great job restoring it after a hellish arson a couple decades ago. The staff is knowledgeable and provides a good experience.

  • If you have read Thomas Wolfe then you will get a feel of where and what he was writing in Asheville. Look Homeward Angel and You Can't Go Home Again. Some of his written works were published in the New Yorker. Visit the welcome center and then the boarding home. Period furnished.

  • The many artifacts and the movie was very good.

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