By Visit JC on Aug 11 2023
The stately Carter Mansion, built between 1775 and 1780, sits among old shade trees beside the Watauga River on a quiet street in Elizabethton. The manor is believed to be the oldest standing frame house in Tennessee and the first house to have glass windows.
Do Johnson City your way by experiencing the thrill of Tannery Knobs Mountain Bike Park or slow it down with the family on the Tweetsie Trail. Venture out at night to the Windsor Speakeasy or dance your way to the stage at a local bar, Down Home. Make memories around the dinner table at Label, one of our most popular restaurants in town or grab a quick bite to eat at a beloved local drive-thru, Pal’s Sudden Service. Whatever the mood is, Johnson City makes it happen. Go all out!