WCU - Mountain Heritage Center



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  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Mon - Wed. & Fri 8 am - 5:00 pm; Thurs 8 am-7 pm; occasional Saturdays


  • Western Carolina University, 150 H. F. Robinson Admin. Bldg.

    Cullowhee,   NC   28723


The permanent exhibition features the 18th century migration of the Scotch-Irish to the New World where they settled across Western North Carolina. The museum celebrates the rich heritage of the Southern Appalachian region with traveling exhibitions, educational programs and demonstrations.

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Western Carolina University
Cullowhee NC 28723


Latitude: 35° 15' 58.3194" / Longitude: -83° 7' 51.6"

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