Historic Carson House
Historic Carson House Museum is open between April and December, interpreting the story of Irish immigrant Colonel John Carson and his new world experience. The Carson family history includes the creation of McDowell County, North Carolina public service and tales of Sam Houston and Davey Crockett.
During December, the museum is open during holiday hours. Shop with them for unique Christmas items and special tours. The Arbor at Carson House is available to rent for private events and parties.
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