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Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center

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Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center

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Immerse yourself in the history and culture of the Smokies on your next visit to East Tennessee and Western North Carolina! With indoor museum galleries, 17 historic outbuildings in our Appalachian village, living history demonstrations, concerts, festivals, and other special events throughout the year, there is something for everyone at the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center. View the events calendar for details. And don't forget our Cades Cove Heritage Tours! Leave the driving to us and enjoy all the sights and sounds of the most popular destination inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center
Varies with season but generally Mon - Sat, 10-5 and open Sundays 12-5 . Please check website for current hours.
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For the most up-to-date hours and information, please contact Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center directly.

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