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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Carter Mansion

August 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Death Comes to the Carter Mansion

Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 7:00 pm

Adults – $10.00; 17 and under – $8:00

Tax included Max: 12

Not recommended for small children Registration required – www.tnstateparks.com/parks/events/sycamore-shoals


In the late 18th century and early 19th-century death was viewed much differently than it is today. Join Museum Curator Chad Bogart for a special after-hours program at the Carter Mansion, Tennessee’s oldest frame house, and learn about the strange and sometimes bizarre customs, rituals, and superstitions surrounding death and funerals in early America.


The John and Landon Carter Mansion is located at 1031 Broad Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643

Accessibility to the home includes steps and an interior staircase.


August 17, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
1651 W. Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643 United States
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