Step Back in Time Camp
July 16 and 30, August 6 and 20 | 8:30am to 4:30pm
Participants can choose any or all of the 4 days with unique activities each day.
$25 per day. Ages 9 - 11 | Lunch and snacks will be provided.
The MHC's permanent exhibits are currently closed.
We will reopen August 17 in the new gallery @ Hunter Library
"Horace Kephart in the Great Smoky Mountains"
Western Office of Archives and History, Oteen, NC
"Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual: Tradition and Innovation" Jackson County Public Library, Sylva
"Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual: Tradition and Innovation" Rural Life Museum, Mars Hill University
Come join us at the Mountain Heritage Center -- celebrate the natural and cultural heritage of the southern Appalachian region. Through our exhibitions, publications, educational programs, and demonstrations, you'll discover the rich traditions of the mountains, see the Appalachian region from new perspectives, and come away with an enhanced understanding of its land, culture, and people.
Mountain Heritage Center Mission
The Mountain Heritage Center at WCU is a regional resource for education and research:
We CONNECT people with local history and culture.
We BUILD bridges between the University and wider community.
We SERVE as a resource for regional cultural heritage organizations.
Hours of Operation
Galleries: The MHC Galleries are currently closed. We will reopen on August 17 @ Hunter Library
Offices: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Mountain Heritage Center follows the university holiday calendar.