Western Office

The N.C. Department of Cultural Resources Western Office

A service branch of the Office of Archives and History in the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, DNCR's Western Office offers professional expertise in historic resource management. 

Our office was established to serve the western region of the state and was officially opened on September 4, 1978. We are located at 176 Riceville Road, in the former VA Hospital "Building 13," a contributing property in the Oteen Veterans Administration Hospital National Register Historic District in Asheville. 

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In accordance with Governor Roy Cooper’s Executive Order 117, and to help limit the spread of COVID-19, the Western Office will suspend public operations beginning Mar. 17. All events and programs are canceled during this time.  If questions please use the DNCR Western Office contact form at the bottom of this page, or contact us by phone at 828-250-3100.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

 

 

 

Our Location

The N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources Western Office is located near the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway and Tunnel Road, right next to the Charles George Veterans Affairs Medical Center, at 176 Riceville Road in Asheville.

You can contact us by phone at 828-250-3100.

Our normal hours of operation are Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

DNCR Western Office Contact Form