Welcome to Downtown Brevard!

Downtown Brevard is rich with history and preserved historic buildings. Take a walk through the Main Street Historic District to see just what makes Brevard so special. Enjoy the Co-Ed Theater, an Art Moderne theater that speaks to Hollywood's Golden Age. Walk by the Aethelwold Hotel, where John D. Rockefeller and former President William Taft stayed. Visit the Transylvania County Courthouse, a pillar of this community since 1881. There are many opportunities to peek into the past! Several of the buildings are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Below, you may use the map to navigate around town. Click on a building's picture to learn more about its history. 

2. A&P Grocery/ Crary Hotel

2. A&P Grocery/ Crary Hotel

3. Belk's & Trantham's Department Stores

3. Belk's & Trantham's Department Stores

10. Rice Furniture

10. Rice Furniture

8. Patterson's Department Store

8. Patterson's Department Store

6. Fraternity Building

6. Fraternity Building

9. Picklesimer Building

9. Picklesimer Building

12. Walgreen's/ Varner's

12. Walgreen's/ Varner's