Welcome

THE MOST UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
UNDER ONE ROOF

Established in late 1999, the owner’s vision for the Whistle Stop Depot was to create a place where visitors can see and touch history through the years. This vision has become the most unique shopping experience under one roof!

Whistle Stop Depot is located in the beautiful town of Franklin, a place that is rich with culture and heritage, and can be found on the southern side of the Great Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina.

B10 Farris
Hodge Podge
Consortium

We are an Arts and Craft co-op with a variety of artisans ranging from knitting, 18" doll clothes, quilts and wooden toys.

Available Store Front
White Buffalo
General Store

We have curios, collectibles, vintage, bric a brac and antiques. It's a blast from the past and an abundance of good memories.

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Announcements

WHISTLE STOP SPECIALS
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Whistle Stop Depot will be closed again today due to weather. Will be open Sunday Dec. 10 at 1pm. Everybody enjoy the snow and be safe. ... See MoreSee Less

Due to weather conditions Whistle Stop is closed today! If your out and about be safe and careful! ... See MoreSee Less

Christmas is fast approaching! If you are still looking for that perfect gift stop by and browse our booths. Our dealers stick a wide range of items that is sure to please everyone from the chef to the wood worker in your family. Our friendly staff is here to help you in any way they can. And don't forget to ask about the discounted booths, ranging from 20%- 50% off. ... See MoreSee Less

Christmas is fast approaching! If you are still looking for that perfect gift stop by and browse our booths. Our dealers stick a wide range of items that is sure to please everyone from the chef to the wood worker in your family. Our friendly staff is here to help you in any way they can. And dont forget to ask about the discounted booths, ranging from 20%- 50% off.

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Whistle Stop Depot
145 River Rd
Franklin, NC 28734
828.349.1600