A visit to Downtown Hendersonville can take you back in time. Incorporated in 1847, Hendersonville is a fantastic place for history buffs who want a deeper understanding of our area's culture and peoples. Your journey into the past can begin at the recently restored Historic Downtown Courthouse at First and Main, home to the outstanding Henderson County Heritage Museum. Of course, the Historic Courthouse is only one of many beautiful historical buildings Downtown.

As you stroll from the Historic Courthouse northward toward 7th Avenue, you will notice a variety of architecturally significant buildings that are now home to dozens of shops and services ready to make your stay special. Self Guided Tour brochures are available at the Visitor's Center- 201 South Main Street.