Families have always flocked to
Cherokee because of all the kid-friendly activities.
It's a casual, laid-back town with lots to see and do.
Amusement parks with miniature
golf , go-carts and fun rides; there are small zoos
with exotic animals; and plenty of creeks and rivers
to play in. More...
Indian Village where you can
learn about Cherokee life complete with blowgun demonstrations,
and artisans making pottery, carving masks, making beadwork
items and pottery. More...
Mountain Farm museum with a log farmhouse, barn,
apple house, springhouse and a working blacksmith shop.
The Museum of the Cherokee Indian presents the
story of the Cherokee people using high-tech wizardry
along with an extensive artifact collection. The museum
is fun for the entire family and an exciting, educational
"Unto These Hills" is one of the country's
oldest outdoor dramas. A fun evening event for the entire
If you want an exciting outdoor adventure try whitewater
rafting or tubing in our cool, clear waters. Have a
picnic on an island, ride a train, go horseback riding
or pan for gold and gems.
Check the Calendar
of Events for all the great festivals and other
events in the area. Plan your next Smoky Mountain family
vacation in Cherokee.