For more than two centuries, Pack Square has marked the center of downtown. As Asheville has grown from a small country town ... More
For more than two centuries, Pack Square has marked the center of downtown. As Asheville has grown from a small country town to a metropolitan area, Vance Monument and the fountain on Pack Square have remained icons of the bustling city. Visit the art museum, sit and enjoy a mocha latte, have dinner at an outdoor cafe and people-watch as visitors and residents alike are drawn to the sounds of live music drifting from surrounding restaurants and clubs. The city's Renaissance Plan for the square assures a promising future.
Spanning more than 8000 acres (3237 hectares), this spectacular mansion has kept its original flair since it opened to the
public over a century ago. There are breathtaking gardens, a winery, a delightful gift shop and a dairy with ...
North Carolina's mineral fields contain the greatest variety of minerals in the nation. Burnham Standish Colburn was fascinated with these
minerals and acquired quite a collection. The retired bank president formed the Southern Appalachian Mineral Society in 1927. Now ...
Enjoy Texas Longhorn Cattle on a ranch in the hill country. Two rustic rooms (queen size,king size beds) and private
baths, are adjacent to the barn. One can sit on the porch and watch the Longhorns graze, peacefully, as ...