Oconaluftee Indian Village | Cherokee, NC

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Explore the Oconaluftee Indian Village!

The Oconaluftee Indian Village is an extraordinary look at simpler times, with unique Cherokee Indian customs, activities, and shopping in the beautiful North Carolina mountains.

Bring your family and friends and come experience a day in the life of an 18th century Cherokee Village.


Plan Your Next Trip to the Oconaluftee Indian Village

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288 Drama Road, Cherokee, NC
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April 18, 2023 through May 27, 2023
(Tuesday – Saturday)
May 29, 2023 through October 28, 2023
(Monday – Saturday)

9:30am – 4:30pm
Last Tour Leaves at 4:30pm


Adult tickets start at $25
Child tickets start at $15
Children 5 and under are free

Be sure to check out our package deals to bundle and save
Discounts are available for groups of 15 or more

Visit CherokeeHistorical.org or call 828-497-2111 for more info and to book
For group sales, call 828-497-2111 x205 or email GroupsAndTouring@CherokeeAdventure.com


Immerse Yourself in History

All five senses are used when you walk into the Oconaluftee Indian Village. First, your eyes meet the lush, green vegetation and then you’re hit with the cooling feel of the mountain streams nearby.

Taste and smell the delicious treats offered through our concessions area and relax with the Oconaluftee natives as they tell you stories of everyday life.


Enjoy Endless Activities at the Oconaluftee Indian Village


Cherokee Village Crafting Demonstrations

Relax and spend the day appreciating the beauty and talent of intricate crafting designs and demonstrations, guided by award-winning artists.

Listen to stories told by these artisans, as well as the history and techniques of each of their individual crafts.

Seasonal Shows & Traditional Cherokee Dancing

View special, seasonal shows throughout the season, including favorites like, “Time of War”.

Don’t miss out on seeing the traditional Cherokee dancing and the living history section, where you’ll get to meet historical Cherokee people.

The Oconaluftee Indian Village Gift Shop

Savor the memories of your trip to the Oconaluftee Indian Village with a trip to the amazing gift shop!

Find souvenirs, delicate crafts, and more! For orders ahead of time, please give our official shop a call at 828-497-2111.

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