Downtown Wilmington, Wilmington

Neighborhood · Other
The social and economic center of the region, Downtown Wilmington houses over 800 businesses, including museums, cultural facilities, and hotels. The neighborhood is also home to one of the biggest historical districts in the county. While exploring the area, you will have a chance to enjoy many different events, including walking and food tours. Check the website for the updated schedule of events and other practical information. Arrange to visit Downtown Wilmington and other attractions in Wilmington using our Wilmington online road trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Downtown Wilmington
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Downtown Wilmington reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
657 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Shops and restaurants along the river were an unexpected pleasure form a good lunch or late night snack or a drink at Fat Tony's pub . I recommend other to visit the area  more »
  • This is a very small but artsy type vibe town. The best time is the nightlife as there are many bars along downtown area.  more »

Plan your trip to Wilmington

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Wilmington

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Wilmington

4.2
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Wilmington

4.9
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Wilmington

4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Breweries & Distilleries in Wilmington

4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 1 hour
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Wilmington

4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min