Come Travel to Thousands of Years in the Past.

Join us at the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center to celebrate the cultural heritage of East Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountains region. Our gallery exhibits, educational programs, demonstrations and festivals guide you on an historic journey through time to visit the diverse cultures of Townsend and Tuckaleechee Cove.

 

New Temporary Exhibit

On exhibit May 1, 2018- October 25, 2018

Kentucky Rifles of the Great Smoky Mountains –presented by the Kentucky Rifle Foundation

Inside the Proffitt’s Gallery

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Smoky Mountain Fiber Arts Festival

Presented by the Townsend Artisan Guild & the Tennessee Valley Handspinners Guild; the 7th Annual Smoky Mountains Fiber Arts Festival takes place April 20-22.

Llamas, goats, angora rabbits – Fun for the entire family; hands on demonstrations and classes!

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