Connemara - the NC home of poet Carl Sandburg
Carl Sandburg Home
The Carl Sandburg Home is located on 264 acres in Western North Carolina. In addition to tours of the Sandburg Home, visitors can enjoy over five miles of trails, stroll through gardens and greet the descendents of Mrs. Sandburg's dairy goat herd. A typical visit lasts 2 hours. Guests should plan for a 1-hour drive to the home from the Resort, or just a short drive from the shopping areas in Hendersonville.
Admission: Free for grounds, trails and barn; no park entrance fee.
Guided House Tour Fee: (cash or check only)
$5.00 for Adults 16 and older
$3.00 for seniors 62 and older
Children 15 and under admitted free.
30-minute house tours are offered daily. First tour begins at 9:30am; the last tour begins at 4:30pm.
For additional information please visit the Carl Sandburg Home website.