• Approximately 1,500 black bears live in the national park.

    Great Smoky Mountains

    National Park NC,TN

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Event Details

  • Every Tuesday Weekly from 06/18/2013 to 08/13/2013

    Location: Porch of Davis Queen Cabin on the Mountain Farm Museum Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free

What do “The Mill Wheel,” “Log Cabin,” “Split Rail Fence,” and “Bear’s Paws” all have in common? They are traditional block patterns found in the southern Appalachians. Come learn about the art of quilting and how it was handed down from generation to generation.

Accessible to persons using wheelchairs.