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North Carolina Places : Attractions and Places to Visit

Attractions in North Carolina: information about the best places of interest in North Carolina



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North Carolina has an array of attractions available. The North Carolina Zoo, one of the finest in the country, was America’s first zoo to present the animals and plants in their natural habitat. The Cherokee Historical Association provides or an authentic Indian village experience. It includes Ocunaluftee Indian village—a replica of a Cherokee Indian Village, and a Museum. 

A visit to the restored town of Old Salem in Winston will transport you to another time. The Old Salem Toy Museum is a must visit here. Visit the Battleship North Carolina and experience life on the ship as it was during the World War I. Visit the largest estate in the country at the Biltmore Company, Ashville, which allows its guests to enjoy award winning wines at the Biltmore Estate Winery.

With several festivals celebrated throughout the state, visitors have a lot to look forward to in North Carolina. An Appalachian Festival is a multi-arts celebration, featuring renowned artists and amateurs alike. The Bele Chere Festival, in Ashville, is the largest free outdoor festival, including stage performances.

Top Destinations North Carolina


Charlotte (North Carolina - United States)
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The city of Charlotte is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and happens to be the largest city in North Carolina.... Next

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Raleigh (North Carolina - United States)
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Raleigh is the capital of North Carolina, USA. It also serves as the county seat of... Next

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Durham (North Carolina - United States)
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Durham, also known as ‘Bull City’ and ‘City of Medicine’, is a bustling metropolis in North... Next

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Asheville (North Carolina - United States)
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Asheville is a county seat of Buncombe County of North Carolina in United States. It is considered one of the largest cities in Western North... Next

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Wilmington (North Carolina - United States)
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Wilmington is a city situated in New Hanover County in North Carolina. As per the census in 2000, the population was 75,838. It is a principal city of... Next

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Rocky Mount (North Carolina - United States)
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Rocky Mount or “city of rise” or “rock city” is an all American award winning city of North Carolina State. It is shared by two counties; Edgecombe... Next

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Winston Salem (North Carolina - United States)
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Winston Salem city is a county seat in North Carolina, considered as the largest city of Forsyth County and the... Next

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Lumberton (North Carolina - United States)
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Lumberton city is situated in Robeson County in North Carolina in United States. This is the county seat of Robeson County and was founded in 1787 by... Next

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Fayetteville (North Carolina - United States)
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Fayetteville is a city located in the Coastal Plain of North Carolina. The city is home to Airborne and Special... Next

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Greensboro (North Carolina - United States)
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Greensboro lies in the Piedmont region of North Carolina in the US. The city is located amidst the gently rolling... Next

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Travellers' choice

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Dixieland speedway
(Elizabeth City)
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Dixieland Speedway
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Elizabeth City)
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Horn in the West
 Theaters and performance (Boone)
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Lighthouse
 Other attractions (Ocracoke)
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Morrow mountain state Park
(Albemarle)
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Morrow Mountain State Park
 Parks and gardens (Albemarle)
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Museum of Albemarle
(Elizabeth City)
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Museum of Albemarle
 Museums (Elizabeth City)
11
Pisgah National Forest
 Nature and sport (Blowing Rock (North Carolina))
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Port Discover
(Elizabeth City)
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Port Discover
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Elizabeth City)
14
St. Peters Episcopal Church
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Washington)
15
Stanley County Museum
 Museums (Albemarle)
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Summer Music Festival
 Events (Durham)
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The Charlotte Museum of History
 Museums (Matthews)
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Uptown
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Charlotte)
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Myers Park
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Charlotte)
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Ninth Street
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Durham)
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Old West Durham
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Durham)
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Graham Historical Museum
 Museums (Graham)
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Book exchange
 Stores and shopping malls (Durham)
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Eno River State Park
 Parks and gardens (Durham)
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North Carolina Arboretum
 Parks and gardens (Asheville)

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