Valleytown Cultural Arts and Historical Society
Corner of Chestnut and Third Streets
P.O. Box 399, Andrews, NC 28901
Phone (828) 360-5071
info@AndrewsValleyArts.com




Directions from Asheville, NC to Cherokee County, NC
Travel time approximately 2 hours
  1. Begin I-40 West
  2. Continue on I-40 to Exit 27.
  3. Take Exit 27. This exit is easy to miss. Exit sign reads "Franklin, Murphy, Atlanta".
  4. Proceed on US 74 West, by-passing the towns of Waynesville, Cherokee, Sylva and Bryson City. The four lane then becomes two lane US 19/74 West as you approach the Nantahala Gorge. You will travel about 15 miles before entering Cherokee County at Topton. A few miles later the road widens to four lane.
  5. Turn left at the first red light. Make a right onto Main Street followed by a left onto Chestnut Street. We are the second building on the left.
Directions from Atlanta, GA to Cherokee County, NC
Travel time approximately 2 hours
  1. Begin on I-75 North
  2. Exit I-575 North just north of Marietta.
  3. I-575 becomes Highway 515
  4. Continue on Highway 515 by-passing the towns of Jasper, Ellijay and Blue Ridge.
  5. Continue 4 miles North of Blue Ridge.
  6. Turn Left on Highway 60 and travel approximately 2 miles on this two lane road.
  7. Turn Right onto Spur 60. This two lane road leads you into Cherokee County where it becomes a four lane road which will intersect with US 64/74.
  8. Turn Right on US 64/74. Continue for 20 miles to the city limits of Andrews.
  9. At the second red light, turn right. Make a right onto Main Street followed by a left onto Chestnut Street. We are the second building on the left.
Directions from Chattanooga, TN to Cherokee County, NC
Travel time approximately 2 hours
  1. Begin on I-75 North
  2. Exit onto US 64 Bypass.
  3. Continue on US 64 Bypass to US 64 East. This road becomes two lane for a time while it meanders through the Ocoee Gorge. After approximately 20 miles it widens to four-lane again. Crossing the North Carolina state line, you have entered Cherokee County and the road becomes US 64/74.
  4. Continue approximately 35 miles to Andrews. At the second red light, turn right. Make a right onto Main Street followed by a left onto Chestnut Street. We are the second building on the left.
Directions from Knoxville, TN to Cherokee County, NC
Approximately 2 hours
  1. Start out going Northwest on US 441
  2. Turn left onto US-11 South (US-70 W, TN-1 S, Cumberland Ave. SW)
  3. Continue onto US-11 (US-70, TN-1, Kingston Pike)
  4. Bear left on ramp to US-129 S (TN-73 S, TN-115 S, Alcoa Highway)
  5. Continue onto US-129 S
  6. Bear Left onto US 129
  7. Continue on 129 (it will become US 64 W) until you reach Andrews, NC.
  8. At the second red light, turn right. Make a right onto Main Street followed by a left onto Chestnut Street. We are the second building on the left.







Valleytown Cultural Arts and Historical Society · Corner of Chestnut and Third Streets · P.O. Box 399, Andrews, NC 28901 · info@AndrewsValleyArts.com