Historic Carson House


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  • Seasons - April-November with special events in December
  • Hours - Wed-Sat


  • 1805 US 70 W.

    Marion,   NC   28752


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Built as a walnut log cabin in 1793, the home once served as a stagecoach inn and the seat of county government until the courthouse was constructed. This historic home and private, nonprofit museum is currently filled with unusual household and plantation artifacts.

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1805 US 70 W.
Marion NC 28752


Latitude: 35° 41' 28.6794" / Longitude: -82° 3' 28.8"

Special Directions:

Exit 85 off I-40, north on US 221 to US 70, west on US 70 or Exit 73 off I-40, north on Catawba Avenue toward downtown Old Fort, right on US 70 East.

Carson House is between Marion and Old Fort on US 70 beside Tom Johnson’s Camping Center.

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