The Carter Mansion
Come take a glimpse of Carter County's rich history by visiting the old Carter Mansion which sits near the Watauga River, and one of the oldest houses remaining in Tennessee.
The Carter Mansion was once the home of Col. John Carter and his son Gen. Landon Carter. Built around 1780 by John Carter, a chairman of the Watauga Association, and one of the earliest Watauga Settlers.
Open May 15 - Aug. 15 Wednesday through Sunday and by appointment. 1013 Broad St., (423) 543-6140 or (423) 543-5808