Burnsville Antique Trail
Spend an afternoon strolling through Burnsville’s antiques shops. Most of the businesses on the Antique Trail are located on Main Street and around Burnsville Town Square. The others are a short drive. There are also restaurants, boutiques and galleries nearby. History buffs may be interested in the 1840 McElroy House, located on the hill above the Visitor Center on West Main Street.
Ye Olde Country Store at 7 South Main Street, across from the Town Center. Phone (828) 678-9900.
New To You Furniture at 601 East Main Street. Phone (828) 682-9354.
The 1840 McElroy House is the centerpiece of the Yancey History Complex, located on the hill above the Visitor Center on West Main Street, and also includes the Rush Wray Museum, Dr. Lloyd Bailey Annex – which features museum exhibits and historical research – and an 1860s village setting with three log structures.