Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Asheville

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#5 of 9 in Historic Sites in Asheville
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  • The museum sits next to the boarding house which is the setting for much of Wolfe’s book "Look Homeward, Angel". The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. The exhibits are interesting and...  more »
  • We were extremely fortunate to have Tom, a retired English professor, as our guide. His knowledge and enthusiasm made our tour quite enjoyable. In fact, we came home and immediately started reading...  more »
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  • 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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