From the east (Asheville, NC), take Interstate 40 west to exit 27 (Hwy. 74), and travel west on Hwy. 74 to Exit 74 (the Cherokee/Great Smoky Mountains National Park exit). Bear right on Exit 74 and proceed approximately five miles on Hwy. 441 N to the fourth traffic light. Turn right and proceed about a half mile to the next traffic light. Turn left onto Hwy. 441 N/Tsali Boulevard.. Proceed .6 mile to the next traffic light (intersection of Hwy. 441/Tsali Boulevard and Drama Road). Turn left and the museum will be on your left at 589 Tsali Boulevard. Approximately one hour travel time.

From the west (Gatlinburg, TN), take Hwy. 441 S over the Smokies. When you enter the town of Cherokee, travel approximately one mile to the intersection of Hwy. 441/Tsali Boulevard and Drama Road. Turn right and the museum will be on your left at 589 Tsali Boulevard. Note: Occasionally this route may be closed due to inclement weather during the winter months. For road info call 1-828-497-1909. Approximately one hour travel time.

From the west (Knoxville), if traveling on Interstate 40, take I-40 east to exit 20 (Maggie Valley exit) and travel five miles to the traffic light. Turn right on Hwy. 19 and travel through Maggie Valley and across Soco Mountain approximately 25 miles to the town of Cherokee. Continue to the intersection of Hwy. 19 and Hwy. 441 N and turn right on Hwy. 441 N/Tsali Boulevard. . Proceed .6 mile to the next traffic light (intersection of Hwy. 441 /Tsali Boulevard and Drama Road). Turn left and the museum will be on your left at 589 Tsali Boulevard. Approximately two hours travel time.

From the south (Atlanta, GA/Franklin, NC), take Hwy. 441 N to Dillsboro, NC, where Hwy. 441 merges with Hwy. 74. Follow Hwy. 74W/441N to Exit 74 (the Cherokee/Great Smoky Mountains National Park exit). Bear right on Exit 74 and proceed approx. five miles on Hwy. 441 N to the fourth traffic light. Turn right and proceed about a half mile to the next traffic light. Turn left onto Hwy. 441 N/Tsali Boulevard. Proceed .6 mile to the next traffic light (intersection of Hwy. 441/Tsali Boulevard and Drama Road). Turn left and the museum will be on your left at 589 Tsali Boulevard. Approximately 2.5 hours from Atlanta.


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