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Black Mountain Downtown History Tour

Learn the history of Black Mountain and the Swannanoa Valley on this walking tour! Museum staff will lead attendees through historic State Street, Cherry Street and Black Mountain Avenue, relaying the history of several buildings and discussing topics including the building of the Swannanoa Tunnel and the disastrous downtown fire of 1912.

Location: Attendees will meet at the Swannanoa Valley Museum (223 West State Street, Black Mountain, NC 28711)

Timing: Tours take place once a month on Saturdays, beginning at 1:00pm, and last approximately 1.5 hours

Cost: FREE to museum members with promo code, $10 for general admission (some fees apply). Museum members can email to receive their promo code.

Tour Dates:  Sept 24, October 29, November 12, December 17


Saturday, September 24, 2022


1:00 pm - 2:50 pm




Swannanoa Valley Museum and History Center
223 West State Street, Black Mountain

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