Comprehensive collections of hand-crafted wood carvings/turnings, pottery, quilts and coverlets, period furniture, baskets, rugs, Navajo and Cherokee artifacts, Ironwork, dolls, & much more. All displayed in the Historic Shelton House, a home with a rich history. The Shelton House museum, barn and the grounds recall the rural origins of the town and stand as a prominent representative of late 19 century agrarian prosperity in Haywood County and encompasses and promotes Western North Carolina History, Heritage, and Crafts.