Historic District, Wilmington

4.5
#1 of 16 in Neighborhoods in North Carolina
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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  • Quaint historic district along Cape Fear river , easy walking,loaded with a variety of restaurants, mocrobrewries worth stopping for refreshment and eclectic shops. Historic tours conducted by docents...  more »
  • We took a Sunday morning stroll through the artisan market and down the riverwalk. Lots to do and see downtown. Unfortunately, parking is a bit of a challenge with the construction.  more »

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