Save the Date for Tour of “Old Town” Swannanoa

Whether you’re a long-time Swannanoa resident taking a trip down memory lane or a newcomer learning about Swannanoa’s history for the first time, this tour of Swannanoa’s once-bustling “downtown” offers something for everyone. The tour, sponsored by the Swannanoa Valley Museum, will explore the historic buildings and businesses that were once part of the mill town surrounding Beacon Manufacturing.

This easy walk will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 4. Cost and meeting place are TBA. To register, call the Swannanoa Valley Museum at 828-669-9566, or visit