Qualla Arts
& Crafts Mutual


Stroll among the beautiful arts and crafts created by generations of Native Americans


Founded in 1946, Qualla Arts and Crafts is the nation’s oldest Native American Cooperative, and it continues to uphold a standard of excellence when it comes to the traditional arts and crafts of the Eastern Cherokee. Showcasing the works of over 250 members, Qualla Arts and Crafts preserves and promotes the traditional arts and crafts of the Eastern Band of Cherokee, offering a vast selection of baskets, pottery, wood and stone carving, beadwork and much more.

Explore the various styles of art, learn about their significance and process, then browse the Gallery to find a piece that speaks to you. Many of these unique treasures are for sale.


Native American Arts & Crafts

Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual is open daily year-round except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Address: 645 Tsali Blvd., Cherokee, NC
Phone: 828-497-3103
Website: QuallaArtsandCrafts.com

Summer Hours: June – mid-August
8 am – 7 pm, Monday – Saturday; 8 am – 5 pm, Sunday.

Winter Hours: September – May
8 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Saturday; 9 am – 5 pm, Sunday. Closed Sundays in January & February.

Admission: Free
Parking: Free