The Foxfire Vision

Foxfire is a nationally-recognized heritage preservation organization and a model for how learner-centered education enriches students and their communities and builds connections across generations.

The Foxfire Mission

Foxfire’s mission is to preserve the diverse traditions of Southern Appalachia and advance the understanding and appreciation of cultural heritage through public programs, publications, and learner-centered education.

Books, Magazines, Handmade Soaps & more!

Check out our online museum store for Foxfire books, magazines, locally-made goods, and more! Delve into over 50 years of Appalachian culture and heritage through our publications, support Foxfire artisans by purchasing traditionally-made products, or show your love of Foxfire with a t-shirt, sticker, and other Foxfire-branded goods.

Journal & Recent News

It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 6

It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 6

This month's episode features interviews on curing and smoking meat--and how climate change has impacted this important part of Southern Appalachian foodways. Released as a companion episode to the newly-revised edition of the Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery, this...

read more
Giving Tuesday: The Weaving Cabin

Giving Tuesday: The Weaving Cabin

Most of you have probably heard about #GivingTuesday the past few years. #GivingTuesday is about more than just one day in December. It is not just about fundraising. It’s about people and their communities coming together to offer their time, manpower, skills,...

read more
It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 5

It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 5

This episode features special hosts, two local high school students who are participants in the summer, immersive Foxfire Fellowship. The fellows this summer decided to create a special episode focused on the movie Deliverance (1972) which was filmed, and largely...

read more

Hours & Admission

Guided Tours on Request. Call 706-746-5828.

Open 8:30am–4:30pm

Monday-Saturday

Sunday 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Admission is $8.00

$6 for ages 11 to 18,

$3.00 for ages 7-10,

6 & under get in free.

 

Weather Underground PWS KGACLAYT16