The past, present, and future of African Americans in Asheville is a story of resilience and ingenuity. Hood Tours is an interactive tour focusing on that resilient history and future in the arts, environmentalism and entrepreneurship. Learn about this powerful story on Walking, Driving and Specialty Tours, visiting neighborhoods with active green spaces, art, and grassroots initiatives.
Tours spark grassroots economic development in Asheville’s historically African American neighborhoods, generate economic support for African American-owned businesses, while building on strengths intrinsic to the community that allow for self-determination and sustainability.
Explore Asheville on one of our Hood Tours--an intimate, interactive experience guaranteed to leave you looking at this mountain town with new eyes. The tour van can accommodate up to 9 people at a time. We also offer walking tours of specific neighborhoods. Each tour lasts between 1.5 and two hours. Contact us for more information.
Asheville African-American History and Current Day Culture Tours
Learn about African American heritage in Asheville.