Immerse yourself in Greensboro’s historic attractions and explore over 200 years of rich history! Learn about the city’s history at the newly renovated Greensboro History Museum. Located in Greensboro’s thriving downtown is the International Civil Rights Center & Museum. The museum occupies the historic Woolworth Building, the original site of the February 1 lunch counter sit-in of 1960. Visit the Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, honoring one of the most pivotal battles of the Revolutionary War.
Greensboro boasts over 500 restaurants! From world-class haute cuisine to down-home tangy, pit-cooked barbecue, Greensboro’s selection of restaurants and craft breweries offer pleasures for every palate. Creative cuisine blends traditional Southern recipes with authentic dishes brought by a diverse ethnic population. Many Greensboro restaurants are well-known for using locally produced goods and products!
In the spring and summer, you’ll always win at a Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball game and every fall, Greensboro is home to one of the oldest PGA Tour stops, the Wyndham Championship.
Greensboro’s history in hosting sporting events resulted in the moniker “Tournament Town.” The history is highlighted by its long and distinguished list of ACC and NCAA basketball action. The Coliseum Complex’s ACC Hall of Champions celebrates past, present and future conference successes through interactive displays, unique institutional exhibits and state-of-theart displays that showcase the league.
Experience the wonders of an aquarium, zoo, science museum and 3D theatre all in one attraction at the Greensboro Science Center or take a run SKYWILD, an animal-inspired treetop adventure park. Visit the hands-on interactive Children’s Museum with 20 plus educational exhibits and the renowned Edible Schoolyard.
Splash at Wet ‘n Wild Emerald Pointe Water Park, one of the largest water park in the Carolinas or experience the largest outdoor go-kart track in Greensboro at Celebration Station.
Exercise or stroll through one of Greensboro’s beautiful parks and gardens or experience our 90 miles of trails.
Shop ‘til you drop! From the perfect pair of pumps to high-flying fashion, gifts and antiques, you’ll find great shopping. Visit Replacements, Ltd., the largest retailer of old and new china, crystal, silver and collectibles in the world.
The arts and entertainment are alive in Greensboro! Come celebrate music from cultures around the world at the North Carolina Folk Festival, September 6– 8, 2019. This Free, three-day event features live musical performances, dance, and much more. Ncfolkfest.com
Greensboro has something for everyone.