Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Asheville

#5 of 9 in Historic Sites in Asheville
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  • While I have never read the works of Thomas Wolfe, I'm going to now after visiting the boarding house where he lived with his mother for his formative years. There is also a short film about Wolfe's.....  more »
  • The Thomas Wolfe Memorial is actually a house where he lived as a boy and which his mother ran as a boarding house. There was nothing online to indicate that the house wasn't open for tours during...  more »
  • Good price for a nice tour of where Thomas Wolfe grew up and the memories that inspired his literary masterpieces. The tour is about 45 minute long. A must visit historical site while in Asheville.
  • If you have read Thomas Wolfe then you will get a feel of where and what he was writing in Asheville. Look Homeward Angel and You Can't Go Home Again. Some of his written works were published in the New Yorker. Visit the welcome center and then the boarding home. Period furnished.

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