The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook

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 Rutherford County Farm Museum

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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Rutherford County Farm Museum

NC ECHO PhotographThe Rutherford County Farm Museum has exhibits of antique farm equipment and items dating back to the earliest days of the nineteenth century. Two large murals, depicting the cycle of growing cotton and the early textile mills of the county, are outstanding features of the museum.

Forest City NC
Distance: 45 minutes from Asheville
Address: 240 Depot Street, Forest City, NC 28043
Telephone: 828-248-1248
Hours: Wednesday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fees: adult rate, children free
Allow: 1 hour
Nearby: Rutherford Hospital Museum
Directions: From Asheville take I-26 South to Exit 35. Take Hwy. 74 East to Columbus/Rutherfordton. Take exit 182 to US221 to Forest City. In Forest City turn left at South Broadway, then turn left at Florence Street and continue to Depot Street.







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