Greensboro

downtown-greensboro-2-1Plan to extend your visit in Greensboro! Greensboro offers a variety of attractions, restaurants, antique shops, museums, and craft breweries.

Access the Visit Greensboro Website for complete information.

Many Greensboro area attractions are available to you Friday afternoon and throughout your weekend. We recommend:

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
https://www.nps.gov/guco/index.htm
The largest, most hotly-contested battle of the Revolutionary War was fought in Greensboro! Take a tour of the park anytime from 8:30a – 5:00p any day of the week.
Address: 2332 New Garden Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
Phone: (336) 288-1776
Weatherspoon Art Museum 
http://weatherspoon.uncg.edu/
Founded in 1941, the Weatherspoon Art Museum has grown from a university teaching gallery to a fully professional museum that is nationally recognized for its excellent collections and dynamic exhibition program. Parking and admission are free.
Address: 500 Tate Street, Greensboro, NC 27403
Phone: (336) 334-5770
Hours:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10a-5p
Thursday: 10a-9p;
Saturday and Sunday: 1p-5p
Tanger Family Bicentennial Gardens and Bog Garden at Benjamin Park
http://greensborobeautiful.org/gardens/bicentennial_garden.php
http://greensborobeautiful.org/gardens/bog_garden.php
Known for its massive annual plantings, sculptures, and interactive landscape experience, the Garden is free and conveniently located next to the Bog Garden at Benjamin Park. The Bog Garden features an elevated boardwalk which meanders through 7 acres of natural wetlands.Address: 1105 Hobbs Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
Phone:  (336) 373-2199
Hours: Vary throughout on year.
Greensboro Historical Museum
http://greensborohistory.org/
The museum celebrates Greensboro’s local culture and the city’s prominent place in American history. Collections document the many different nationalities and people who impacted the county’s history, including: Native Americans, Germans, African Americans, Quakers, Scots-Irish, David Caldwell, First Lady Dolley Madison, author O. Henry, among others.
Address: 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27401
Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00a – 5:00p
Sunday: 2:00p – 5:00p
Phone(336) 373-2043
Carolina Theatre
https://carolinatheatre.com/
Carolina Theatre is downtown Greensboro’s original preforming arts center. Billed as the “Showplace of the Carolinas” when she opened in 1927, today the theatre is home to concerts from artists across all genres, classic and independent movies, community theatre and dance, as well as local performances. You can learn more about the Carolina Theatre by scheduling a 90-minute tour for a donation for $25 or $2 per person.
Address: 310 Greene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone:(336) 333-2605
Box Office Hours: 12:00p – 5:00 p