Historic District, Wilmington

Historic District offers a window into the 19th and 20th centuries. The neighborhood features 151 buildings, many of which are three-story, red-brick townhouses. Others are wooden Victorian homes with large front porches. You'll also see some grander homes that played a role in the town's early history. Look for historical markers that identify these houses and tell their stories. Consider touring the neighborhood on a horse-drawn tram with a guide. After browsing the boutiques, head to the cozy bars. Using our world travel planner, Wilmington attractions like Historic District can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Drove around downtown Wilmington and was very impressed with both the Historic and Downtown District  more »
  • There is a lot to see and do in the area. We look a carriage ride through the district and learned a lot about the homes and the old southern traditions of the area. There is a lot of history and...  more »

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