Carson House, Marion

4.6
#4 of 8 in Things to do in Marion
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • Great place for history buffs to spend an afternoon! Picturesque location surrounded by the Catawba River and the Blue Ridge Mountains.  more »
  • This historic 1793 house was the home of Col. John Carson and it served also as the McDowell County courthouse at the county's creation in 1842. The Carson House also was as a stagecoach inn and...  more »
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  • We had our wedding at the Pavilion here, it was a wonderful venue! The place was beautiful and they took care of the main setup! I would highly recommend for anyone looking to host an outdoor event.
  • This place was awesome. Very informational and a lot of unique items to see. Great for all ages. My kids loved it just as much as my husband and I.
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