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Historic District

Wilmington, NC 28412
+1 910-409-4300
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So much to see and do!

So much history in Wilmington. Beautiful area to walk around. We also took the horse and trolley... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Doreen M
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, United States
Nice walk around the historic district

If you have a chance walk around the historic district and you would be amazed at the history in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
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One of the largest districts listed with the National Register of Historical Places.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“carriage ride” (35 reviews)
“beautiful homes” (27 reviews)
“horse drawn” (27 reviews)
Wilmington, NC 28412
+1 910-409-4300
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Reviewed 6 days ago

So much history in Wilmington. Beautiful area to walk around. We also took the horse and trolley history tour, which was interesting. A lot of films were made throughout the area. The buildings are beautiful. A lot of wonderful photo ops.

Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have a chance walk around the historic district and you would be amazed at the history in this town. There is a lot of civil war but there is also recent events. There are even movies made such as Wilmington on Fire.

Thank KumarL1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went n the cape fear boat ride. Very informative. Boat needs a little tidying up. Crew friendly and knowledgeable about Wilmington area.

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice, relaxing trip. I was there for a wedding, which was very nice. There were a lot of things to do.

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic Wilmington is really beautiful and the city has done a nice job preserving it. There are many different tours to do here, both during the day and at night.

Thank Ashton S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect day for a carriage ride. Enjoyed listening to our guide. Nice break from waking around on our own to see and hear about historic Wilmington. Recommend if you are tired of walking

Thank cmlacross
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the horse drawn carriage tour that was really nice with Dan our tour guide. The slow-paced ride allowed us time to sit back and enjoy the history of this great town.

Thank P L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wilmington does a fine job of preserving its historic areas in a welcoming way. We were just here for a quick overnight, but we took the time to explore some of the downtown areas. They were getting ready for a major festival that promised to...More

Thank LutheranLadySanDiego
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wilmington gives you a lot opportunity to absorb history, visit quaint stores and restaurants and experience beauty whether you are on business or personal.

Thank jackiegodlock
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The historic district is great houses and shops that make up downtown Wilmington. It is a great stroll to walk along the river and stop in the shops and see old houses.

Thank MS649673
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kathy g
4 May 2017|
Response from Brenda M | Reviewed this property |
We did not book carriage ride or meals in advance, but don't about the summer months. Park at the parking garage. Think there is only one public parking garage in the historic district.
Janice W
3 May 2017|
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Response from DianeB730 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is about $15 per person - no reservations needed- just wait in line.
Janice W
3 May 2017|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
I believe the tour was $15 per person and the guide that drove did a wonderful job explaining all the highlights of the historic district.