Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

Located in the North Carolina Mountains and right in the midst of the Great Smoky Mountains, Jackson County is the ideal location for your next mountain getaway. Whatever it is you are looking for in your trip, we have it, from great accommodations, including cabin rentals, to wonderful activities, including rafting, hiking, fishing, golf, skiing, and camping.

The Chamber

The Jackson County Chamber is committed to improving the quality of life and welfare of the citizens of the Jackson County by promoting a prosperous and diverse business community that compliments the region’s natural beauty, through an engaged active Center providing exemplary guest services for new residents, members, and visitors.

The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is headquartered in the historic Hooper House at 773 West Main Street in downtown Sylva. The Hooper House, built in 1905, was completely restored in 2002 and is listed on the National Register of Historical Places. The Hooper House is also home to the Jackson County Visitor Center, Explore North Carolina room, and Destination Cherokee Gallery. The Chamber offers a variety of thoughtfully branded souvenir and gift items representing the area.

The Chamber office:

  • Is open: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and select Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., No Sunday hours. The office is closed on the following observed holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and select days during the holiday season.
  • The Chamber and Tourism Development Authority also operate a second seasonal visitor center in Dillsboro from May through October, as well as stocking three visitor kiosks each week.
  • 800-962-1911