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52 North Market Street
Asheville, NC 28801
(828) 253-8304

Latest Past Events

Look Homeward Riverside Cemetery Tour

Take a walk into Thomas Wolfe’s “Altamont.” After Look Homeward, Angel was published in October 1929 many Asheville citizens were outraged to find themselves portrayed, often negatively, in the book. Discover some of the real people behind the fiction! Join us for the Look Homeward Riverside Cemetery walking tour. The tours include information about the […]


Closed on Good Friday

We will be closed for the state holiday Friday April 15th and reopen 9am Saturday April 16th

Short Story “Nebraska Crane”

Join US VIA Zoom for a Discussion led by Ellen Brown, author of John Apperson’s Lake George. Register at Thomas Wolfe Short Story Discussions are a partnership between the Wilma Dykeman Legacy and the Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site. Our text is The Complete Short Stories of Thomas Wolfe, edited by Francis E. […]