We hope you enjoy your visit to Bryson City

Here are a few basic services you may find helpful when planning your visit or while you are here.

Other services - such as civic organizations, churches, hair salons, etc. -- may be found on our Bryson City Businesses page.

Relocation information

ABC Store & Package Stores

Bryson City ABC Store
254 Veterans Boulevard
(Next to Arby's)
9 to 9, Monday through Saturday

In Bryson City, liquor is only sold at ABC Stores. Beer, wine and mixers are sold only at grocery stores, convenience stores and package stores within the city limits. Hours for beer & winesales vary from store to store, but are allowed to be from 6 am to midnight, except on Sunday, when sales are permitted from 10 am - 2 am. The Wesser General Store in the Nantahala Gorge (open seasonally) also carries beer and wine.


Cash Points Network
Main Street / Bryson City
(behind Old Courthouse)

First Citizens Bank
51 Main Street / Bryson City

1030 Hwy 19 / Bryson City

IGA Grocery
345 Main Street / Bryson City

Jackson Savings Bank
170 Hwy 19 South / Bryson City

Local Market 210 (BP)
110 Hwy 19 South / Bryson City

Na-Bers Drive-in
1245 Main Street / Bryson City

Nantahala Outdoor Center
13077 Hwy 19 West / Nantahala Gorge

Shell Station (Mountain Energy)
Main & Veterans Blvd. / Bryson City

State Employees Credit Union (SECU)
Hughes Branch Road / Bryson City
(across from Ingles Grocery)

United Community Bank
145 Slope Street / Bryson City

Bowling Lanes & Arcades

Galaxy Lanes & Games
347 Jackson Plaza
Exit 83, US 74 East
Sylva, NC 28779

Ultra Star Multi-Tainment at Harrah's Cherokee Casino
777 Casino Drive
Cherokee, NC 28719

Chamber of Commerce

Bryson City / Swain County Chamber of Commerce
210 Main Street
(next to Police Dept.)
828-488-3681    800-867-9246

Emergency Room & Urgent Care Center

Swain Community Hospital
45 Plateau Street
Bryson City
Turn onto Depot Street at the train depot, turn uphill on Richmond Street to hospital.

Smoky Mountain Urgent Care
80 Veterans Blvd.
Bryson City
Open every day.

Genealogy Research

Swain County Genealogical & Historical Society
200 Main Street
(over the Police Dept.)

Grocery Stores

Bryson City IGA
345 Main Street

Ingles Markets
US19W at Hughes Branch


Marianna Black Library
Academy & Rector Streets
(1 block behind Police Dept.)
Computers for Internet use; wireless available. Children's programs, movies. Open Monday - Saturday.


Cherokee Phoenix Theatres
US 19/441 N

Quin Theater
East Sylva Shopping Center

Post Offices

Bryson City
Slope & Mitchell Streets

Exit 72 off US 74

Taxi Service

Cherokee Cab & Limousine
Available 24/7

Swain Transit
Monday - Friday, 7 am - 4 pm

Veterinary Hospital

Bryson City Veterinary Hospital
200 Bryson Walk
After hours emergencies, call REACH in Asheville at 828-665-4399. Open 24/7.

Visitor Center

Swain County Heritage Museum & Visitor Center
2 Everett Street
(parking in rear)
Open daily
Located in the 1908 courthouse. Visitor Center / Heritage Museum / Great Smoky Mountains Association Bookstore.

Wireless Internet


Wireless Internet is available throughout most of downtown. Look for WiFi. There is a time limit of around 1.5 hrs, but you are able to sign in again. Computers are available for public use at the Marianna Black Library (Mon-Sat), corner Academy & Rector Streets (one block up the hill from the Main/Everett intersection) 828-488-3030.