- Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce:
Built in 1889, The Martin House is the oldest building in Blowing Rock. Once a boarding house, the twelve shops at the main Martin House and the adjacent courtyard now provide a great shopping experience for the whole family. Relax on courtyard ... enjoy refreshments and the village feeling. If you haven't been to The Martin House, you haven't been to Blowing Rock! Located in the center of town, next to the park on Main Street.