Step back in time to glimpse the history of Asheville. Come along on a walking architecture/history tour of Montford which includes a surprise visit to a bed and breakfast inn and garden. The Montford neighborhood is a living history of Asheville, North Carolina.
Walk through scenic Riverside Cemetery, a Victorian, rural, garden cemetery and treasure tree repository. This beautiful location is the final resting place of many local and several nationally known personalities such as writers Thomas Wolfe, O’Henry and artist Kenneth Noland. Stories of soldiers and desperados, artists and philanthropists abound in this peaceful spot. Riverside Cemetery is nestled in the Montford Historic District, one of Asheville’s gems.
See downtown Asheville from a new perspective. Hear stories about desperados and deco architects. Learn how downtown developed and reinvented itself to be the downtown of arts and entertainment it is today.