Visit the Shelton House
(The Shelton House is closed due to Covid-19 until July 2, 2020 )
Stay home, stay safe, and stay well. Come visit us when we are again open.

The Shelton House and Museum are destinations for locals and tourists alike, offering guided tours, field trips and special events.

Special Events Year Round. Check out our Events page!

Museum Open July through October 2020, Thursday – Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm.  (Schedule adjusted due to Covid-19) Tours are given on the hour.  Last tour starts at 3 pm.

Carriage House Gift Shop Open July through October 2020, Thursday – Saturday, 10  am-3 pm. (Till 4 pm if a tour begins at 3 pm). Gift Shop may also be open for special events.


Shelton House
49 Shelton Street
Waynesville NC 28786

Tickets can be purchased at the house in cash, check, or credit /debit.
Guided Tours

Tours are given on the hour from 10am-3pm by knowledgeable museum guides. The last tour is at 3pm.  After your tour, you may visit the gift shop, gardens, and grounds at your leisure.


Adults: $7
Students: $5
Children 5 and under: Free
Groups of 10 or more: $5 per person


The Shelton House has a parking area for buses and welcomes bus tours.