Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site

Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site


Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Tuesday - Saturday 9 am-5 pm; Closed Sundays, Mondays and state holidays


  • 52 North Market St.

    Asheville,   NC   28801


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Novelist Thomas Wolfe’s boyhood home and setting for his 1929 novel “Look Homeward, Angel.” Visitor Center offers multi-media presentation and exhibits. Tours of the historic house are offered hourly.

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52 North Market St.
Asheville NC 28801


Latitude: 35° 35' 51.72" / Longitude: -82° 33' 3.2394"

Special Directions:

From I-26, I-40 and US 19-23 (Future I-26 from Johnson City) take the I-240 loop into downtown Asheville. Take exit 5-A (Merrimon Ave. exit) and follow signs to the Thomas Wolfe Memorial. The Memorial is located at 52 N. Market St. next to the Renaissance Hotel.

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