Above:  Brinegar's Cabin, Blue Ridge Parkway, Alleghany County

The following Alphabetical Listing of Attractions gives the name of the city in which the site is located (when applicable) and a direct link to the home page for the county in which it is located. Please note:  Sites are listed by the first word in the site's name.  Example:  The Charlotte Hawkins Brown State Historic Site in Sedalia is listed under "Charlotte" rather than "Brown."

ATTRACTION                                                  CITY                  COUNTY
Airborne & Special Operations Museum Fayetteville Cumberland
Airlie Gardens Wilmington New Hanover
Alamance Battleground State Historic Site Alamance Alamance
Alamance County Historical Museum Alamance Alamance
Alleghany Historical Museum Sparta Alleghany
Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge   Dare
Allison-Deavor House Brevard Transylvania
Alphabet Museum and Mexico-Cardenas Museum Waxhaw Union
Andrew's Geyser Old Fort McDowell
Andy Griffith Museum Mount Airy Surry
Anson County Historical Society Wadesboro Anson
Attmore-Oliver House New Bern Craven
Aurora Fossil Museum Aurora Beaufort
Ava Gardner Museum Smithfield Johnston
Averasboro Battlefield and Museum Godwin Harnett
Avery County Museum Newland Avery
Backing Up Classics Museum Concord Cabarrus
Bald Head Island Lighthouse Bald Head Island Brunswick
Banner House Museum Banner Elk Avery
Battleship North Carolina Memorial Wilmington New Hanover
Beaufort Historic Site Beaufort Carteret
Bechtler House Rutherfordton Rutherford
Beech Mountain Beech Mountain Avery
Belhaven Memorial Museum Belhaven Beaufort
Bellamy Mansion Wilmington New Hanover
Bennett Classics Auto Museum Forest City Rutherford
Bennett House State Historic Site Durham Durham
Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site Four Oaks Johnston
Bethania Bethania Forsyth
Billy Graham Library Charlotte Mecklenburg
Biltmore Estate and Gardens Asheville Buncombe
Blandwood Mansion Greensboro Guilford
Blount-Bridgers House Tarboro Edgecombe
Blowing Rock Art & History Museum Blowing Rock Watauga
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Visitor Center Asheville Buncombe
Bodie Island Lighthouse   Dare
Bostic Lincoln Center Bostic Rutherford
Botanical Gardens of Asheville Asheville Buncombe
Brady C. Jefcoat Museum Murfreesboro Hertford
Brevard Music Center Brevard Transylvania
Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site Winnabow Brunswick
Bryant House and McLendon Cabin Carthage Moore
Bunker Hill Covered Bridge Claremont Catawba
Burgwin-Wright House Wilmington New Hanover
Burlington City Park Burlington Alamance
Calabash Calabash Brunswick
Caldwell County Historical Museum Lenoir Caldwell
Camden County Jail and Museum Camden Camden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden Fayetteville Cumberland
Cape Fear Museum of History and Science Wilmington New Hanover
Cape Fear Serpentarium Wilmington New Hanover
Cape Hatteras National Seashore   Dare
Cape Lookout National Seashore   Carteret
Carl Sandburg National Historic Site Flat Rock Henderson
Carolina Beach State Park Carolina Beach New Hanover
Carolinas Aviation Museum Charlotte Mecklenburg
Carson House Marion-Old Fort McDowell
Carthage History Museum Carthage Moore
Caswell No 1 Fire Station Museum Kinston Lenoir
Cataloochee Valley   Haywood
Catawba County Museum of History Newton Catawba
Cedarock Historical Park Graham Alamance
C. Grier Beam Truck Museum Cherryville Gaston
Charles B Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site Pikesville Wayne
Charlotte Hawkins Brown State Historic Site Sedalia Guilford
Charlotte Museum of History/Hezekiah Alexander Homesite Charlotte Mecklenburg
Charlotte Raptor Center Huntersville Mecklenburg
Chatham County Historical Museum Pittsboro Chatham
Clemmons Educational State Forest Clayton Johnston
Cherohala Skyway   Graham
Cherokee County Historical Museum Murphy Cherokee
Chicamacomico Life Saving Station Rodanthe Dare
Chimney Rock State Park Chimney Rock Rutherford
Clay County Historical & Arts Museum Hayesville Clay
Cliffs of the Neuse State Park   Wayne
Cline Observatory Jamestown Guilford
Clingman's Dome   Swain
Conservators' Center   Caswell
Core Sound Waterfowl Museum Harkers Island Carteret
Country Doctor Museum Bailey Nash
Cowan Museum Kenansville Duplin
Cradle of Forestry   Transylvania
Croatan National Forest Cape Carteret Carteret
Crowders Mountain State Park   Gaston
CSS Neuse/Governor Caswell State Historic Site Kinston Lenoir
CSS Neuse II Kinston Lenoir
Currituck Beach Lighthouse Corolla Currituck
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Belmont Gaston
Dan Nicholas Park Salisbury Rowan
Davidson County Historical Museum Lexington Davidson
Davidson's Fort Old Fort McDowell
Dismal Swamp State Park South Mills Camden
Duke Homestead State Historic Site Durham Durham
Duke Lemur Center Durham Durham
DuPont State Forest   Transylvania
Eden Historical Museum Eden Rockingham
Edenton Cotton Mill Museum of History Edenton Chowan
82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum Fayetteville Cumberland
Elizabethan Gardens Manteo  Dare
Elk Knob State Park Todd Watauga
EnergyExplorium Huntersville Mecklenburg
Eno River State Park Hillsborough Orange
Estes-Winn Antique Auto Museum Asheville Buncombe
Executive Mansion Raleigh Wake
Falls Lake State Recreation Area Wake Forest Wake
Fayetteville Area Transportation Museum Fayetteville Cumberland
Fields of the Wood Bible Park   Cherokee
Flat Rock Playhouse Flat Rock Henderson
Folk Art Center/Southern Highland Craft Guild Asheville Buncombe
Fort Branch Hamilton Martin
Fort Caswell Caswell Beach Brunswick
Fort Defiance   Caldwell
Fort Dobbs State Historic Site Statesville Iredell
Fort Fisher State Historic Site Kure Beach New Hanover
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area Kure Beach New Hanover
Fort Macon State Park Atlantic Beach Carteret
Fort Raleigh National Monument Manteo Dare
Foscue Plantation Pollocksville Jones
Franklin Gem & Mineral Museum Franklin Macon
Frisco Native American Museum Frisco Dare
Gaston County Museum Dallas Gaston
Gertrude Smith House Mount Airy Surry
GI Memorial Home Museum Kannapolis Cabarrus
God's Creation Wildlife Museum Plymouth Washington
Goose Creek State Park Washington Beaufort
Gorges State Park Sapphire Transylvania
Grandfather Mountain   Avery
Grandfather Mountain State Park   Avery
Granville County Museum Oxford Granville
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Buxton Dare
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Cherokee Swain
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Bryson City Swain
Greensboro Historical Museum Greensboro Guilford
Greenville Museum of Art Greenville Pitt
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Greensboro Guilford
Hammocks Beach State Park Swansboro Onslow
Hanging Rock State Park Danbury Stokes
Hannah Block Historic USO - WW II Homefront Museum Wilmington New Hanover
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts & Culture     Charlotte Mecklenburg
Harmony Hall Kinston Lenoir
Harmony Hall Plantation White Oak Bladen
Harper House Hickory Catawba
Hatteras Lighthouse Buxton Dare
Haw River State Park Summit Guilford
Haywood Hall Raleigh Wake
Henderson County Heritage Museum Hendersonville Henderson
Hendrick Motorsports Museum and Team Store Charlotte Mecklenburg
Henrietta III Wilmington New Hanover
Hickory Aviation Museum Hickory Catawba
Hickory Ridge Homestead & Living History Museum Boone Watauga
Hiddenite Center Hiddenite Alexander
Highlands Biological Station Highlands Macon
Historic Bath State Historic Site Bath Beaufort
Historic Bethabara Winston-Salem Forsyth
Historic Bost Grist Mill Concord Cabarrus
Historic Currituck Settlement Currituck Currituck
Historic Edenton State Historic Site Edenton Chowan
Historic Fayetteville Fayetteville Cumberland
Historic Gold Hill Gold Hill Rowan
Historic Halifax State Historic Site Halifax Halifax
Historic Hillsborough Hillsborough Orange
Historic Latta Plantation Huntersville Mecklenburg
Historic Murfreesboro Murfreesboro Hertford
Historic Murphy Murphy Cherokee
Historic New Bern New Bern Craven
Historic Rockford Rockford Surry
Historic Rosedale Plantation Charlotte Mecklenburg
Historic Rural Hill Huntersville Mecklenburg
Historic Stagville Durham Durham
Historic Yates Mill County Park Raleigh Wake
History Museum of Burke County Morganton Burke
History Place Morehead City Carteret
Hope Plantation Windsor Bertie
Horne Creek Living Historical Farm Pinnacle Surry
House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site Carthage Moore
House of Flags Museum Columbus Polk
Hugh Torrance Historic Site Huntersville Mecklenburg
International Civil Rights Center Greensboro Guilford
Iredell Museums Statesville Iredell
Jacksonville Jacksonville Onslow
James K. Polk Memorial State Historic Site Pineville Mecklenburg
Jennette's Pier Nags Head Dare
Jim "Catfish" Hunter Museum Hertford Perquimans
Jockey's Ridge State Park Nags Head Dare
Joel Lane House Raleigh Wake
John Blue House Laurinburg Scotland
John C Campbell Folk School Brasstown Clay
John F Kennedy Special Warfare Museum Fayetteville Cumberland
Johnson Farm Hendersonville Henderson
Jones Lake State Park   Bladen
Jordan Lake Educational State Forest   Chatham
Jordan Lake State Recreation Area   Chatham
Josephus Hall House Salisbury Rowan
Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest   Graham
Judaculla Rock   Jackson
Kerr Lake State Recreation Area - Kimball Point   Warren
Kerr Lake State Recreation Area - Satterwhite Point   Vance
Kerr Mill at Sloan Park Mount Ulla Rowan
Kings Mountain Fire Museum Kings Mountain Cleveland
Kings Mountain Historical Museum Kings Mountain Cleveland
Kings Mountain National Military Park   Cleveland
Korner's Folly Kernersville Forsyth
Lake James State Park   Burke
Lake Norman State Park   Iredell
Lake Waccamaw State Park   Columbus
Latimer House Wilmington New Hanover
Lazy 5 Ranch Salisbury Rowan
Levine Museum of the New South Charlotte Mecklenburg
Liberty Hall Kenansville Duplin
Lincoln County Museum of History Lincolnton Lincoln
Linville Caverns   McDowell
Lumber River State Park   Robeson
Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge Knotts Island Currituck
Macon County Historical Museum Franklin Macon
Malcolm Blue Farm Aberdeen Moore
Mast General Store Valle Crucis Watauga
Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge New Holland Hyde
May Museum Farmville Pitt
Mayo River State Park   Rockingham
Medoc Mountain State Park Hollister Halifax
Memory Lane Motorsports & Historical Auto Museum Mooresville Iredell
Mendenhall Plantation Jamestown Guilford
Merchants Millpond State Park Gatesville Gates
Meroney Theater Salisbury Rowan
Michael Braun House Granite Quarry Rowan
Mill Village Museum Cooleemee Davie
Minerals & Lapidary Museum of Henderson County Hendersonville Henderson
Mint Hill Country Doctor's Museum Mint Hill Mecklenburg
Mint Museum Randolph Charlotte Mecklenburg
Mint Museum Uptown Charlotte Mecklenburg
Missiles and More Museum Topsail Beach Pender
Monument to a Century of Flight Kitty Hawk Dare
Moores Creek National Battlefield                        Currie               Pender
Mordecai Historical Park Raleigh Wake
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center Chapel Hill Orange
Morganton Railroad Museum Morganton Burke
Morrow Mountain State Park Albemarle Stanly
Mountain Farm Museum Cherokee Swain
Mountain Gateway Museum Old Fort McDowell
Mountain Heritage Center Cullowhee Jackson
Mount Airy Museum of Regional History Mount Airy Surry
Mount Jefferson State Natural Area   Ashe
Mount Mitchell State Park   Yancey
Mount Pisgah   Buncombe
Murray's Mill Museum Complex   Catawba
Museum and Archives of Rockingham County Wentworth Rockingham
Museum of Ashe County History Jefferson Ashe
Museum of Coastal Carolina Ocean Isle Brunswick
Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts Winston-Salem Forsyth
Museum of Forestry Whiteville Columbus
Museum of Life and Science Durham Durham
Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts Weaverville Haywood
Museum of North Carolina Minerals Spruce Pine Mitchell
Museum of Scotland County Laurinburg Scotland
Museum of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Pasquotank
Museum of the Cape Fear Fayetteville Cumberland
Museum of the Cherokee Indians Cherokee Swain
Museum of the Waxhaws Waxhaw Union
Museum of Yancey County History Burnsville Yancey
Mystery Hill Blowing Rock Watauga
Nags Head Woods Preserve Nags Head Dare
NASCAR Hall of Fame Charlotte Mecklenburg
National Wildlife Refuges Gateway Visitor Center Manteo Dare
Native American Resource Center Pembroke Robeson
Natural Science Center Greensboro Guilford
Neuseway Nature Center Kinston Lenoir
New Bern Firemen's Museum New Bern Craven
Newbold-White House Hertford Perquimans
New Hope Valley Railway Bonsal Wake
New River State Park   Ashe
Northampton County Museum Jackson Northampton
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher Kure Beach New Hanover
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Pine Knolls Carteret
North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island Manteo Dare
North Carolina Arboretum Asheville Buncombe
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame Mooresville Iredell
North Carolina Aviation Museum Asheboro Randolph
North Carolina Baseball Museum Wilson Wilson
North Carolina Botanical Garden Chapel Hill Orange
North Carolina Collection Gallery Chapel Hill Orange
North Carolina Estuarium Washington Beaufort
North Carolina History Center New Bern Craven
North Carolina Homespun Museum Asheville Buncombe
North Carolina Maritime Museum at Beaufort Beaufort Carteret
North Carolina Maritime Museum at Hatteras Buxton Dare
North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport Southport Brunswick
North Carolina Mining Museum Little Switzerland Mitchell
North Carolina Museum of the Coastal Plain Wilson Wilson
North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh Wake
North Carolina Museum of History Raleigh Wake
North Carolina Museum of Natural Science Raleigh Wake
North Carolina Pottery Center Seagrove Randolph
North Carolina Taxidermy Hall of Fame Southern Pines Moore
North Carolina Transportation Museum Spencer Rowan
North Carolina Zoological Park Asheboro Randolph
Oak Island Lighthouse Caswell Beach Brunswick
Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area Hillsborough Orange
Oconaluftee Indian Village Cherokee Swain
Ocracoke Ocracoke Hyde
Old Burying Ground Beaufort Carteret
Old Salem Winston-Salem Forsyth
Onslow County Museum Richlands Onslow
Oriental's History Museum Oriental Pamlico
Orton Plantation Gardens Winnabow Brunswick
Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education Corolla Currituck
Outer Banks History Center Manteo Dare
Pamlico County Heritage Center Grantsboro Pamlico
Pea Island African American Heritage Center Museum Manteo Dare
Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge   Dare
Pearson's Falls Saluda Polk
Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge Ansonville Anson
Pender County Museum Burgaw Pender
Penderlea Homestead Museum Willard Pender
Pepsi Museum New Bern Craven
Person County Museum Roxboro Person
Pettigrew State Park Creswell Tyrrell/Washington
Pilot Mountain State Park Pilot Mountain Surry
Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute Rosman Transylvania
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education Pisgah Forest Transylvania
Pisgah Covered Bridge Asheboro Randolph
Polk County History Museum Columbus Polk
Pope House Museum Raleigh Wake
Poplar Grove Plantation Wilmington Pender
Port O' Plymouth Museum Plymouth Washington
Portsmouth Village Portsmouth Carteret
Pullen Park Raleigh Wake
Quaker Meadows Morganton Burke
Railroad House Sanford Lee
Raleigh City Museum Raleigh Wake
Rankin Museum of American Heritage Ellerbe Richmond
Raven Rock State Park Lillington Harnett
Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site Georgeville Cabarrus
Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest Purlear Wilkes
Reynolda House and Gardens Winston-Salem Forsyth
Richard Childress Racing Museum Welcome Davidson
Richmond Hill East Bend Yadkin
Richmond-Miles History Museum Yanceyville Caswell
Roan Mountain Bakersville Mitchell
Roanoke Canal Trail and Museum Roanoke Rapids Halifax
Roanoke-Cashie River Center Windsor Bertie
Roanoke Island Festival Park Manteo Dare
Roanoke River Lighthouse Edenton Chowan
Roanoke River Lighthouse & Maritime Museum Plymouth Washington
Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge Windsor Bertie
Robeson County Museum Lumberton Robeson
Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area Taylorsville Alexander
Rocky Mount Fire Museum Rocky Mount Nash
Rowan Museum Salisbury Rowan
Ruby City Gem Museum Franklin Macon
Rutherford County Farm Museum Forest City Rutherford
Rutherford County Heritage Center Rutherfordton Rutherford
Salisbury Heritage Walking Tour Salisbury Rowan
Sam Ervin Library and Museum Morganton Burke
Sampson County History Museum Clinton Sampson
Sarah P. Duke Gardens Durham Durham
Schiele Museum of Natural History Gastonia Gaston
Shaw House Southern Pines Moore
Shook-Smathers House Clyde Haywood
Singletary Lake State Park   Bladen
Smith-McDowell House Asheville Buncombe
Smoky Mountain Trains Bryson City Swain
Somerset Plantation State Historic Site Creswell Washington
South Mountains State Park   Burke
Southport Southport Brunswick
Springer's Point Nature Preserve Ocracoke Hyde
Stanly County Museum Albemarle Stanly
State Capitol and Grounds Raleigh Wake
Stone Mountain State Park Roaring Gap Alleghany
Swannanoa Valley Museum Black Mountain Buncombe
Swansboro Swansboro Onslow
Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Center Scotland Neck Halifax
"Tail of the Dragon"   Graham
Tannenbaum Historical Park Greensboro Guilford
Temple Theater Sanford Lee
Textile Heritage Museum   Alamance
Thalian Hall Wilmington New Hanover
The Blowing Rock Blowing Rock Watauga
Thomas Day House/Union Tavern Milton Caswell
Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site Asheville Buncombe
Thomas Wolfe's "Angel" Old Fort McDowell
Tiger World Rockwell Rowan
Tobacco Farm Life Museum Kenly Wilson
Tom Dooley "Trail"   Wilkes
Tourist and Event Center Havelock Craven
Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site Mount Gilead Montgomery
Transylvania County Heritage Museum Brevard Transylvania
Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest   Bladen
Tuttle Educational State Forest   Caldwell
Tryon Palace Historic Sites & Gardens New Bern Craven
Tweetsie Railroad Blowing Rock Watauga
Union Tavern/Thomas Day House Milton Caswell
Utzman-Chambers House Salsibury Rowan
Waldensian Heritage Museum Valdese Burke
Wayah Bald Franklin Macon
Wayne County Museum Goldsboro Wayne
Waynesborough Historical Village Goldsboro Wayne
Western North Carolina Air Museum Hendersonville Henderson
Western North Carolina Nature Center Asheville Buncombe
Weymouth Center Southern Pines Moore
Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve Southern Pines Moore
Whalehead Club Corolla Currituck
Wheels Through Time Museum Maggie Valley Haywood
Whippoorwill Academy & Village Ferguson Wilkes
Whiteside Mountain Cashiers Jackson
Wild Horse Museum Corolla  Currituck
Wilkes Heritage Museum and Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Wilkesboro Wilkes
William B. Umstead State Park Raleigh Wake
William C. Lee Airborne Museum Dunn Harnett
Wilmington Railroad Museum Wilmington New Hanover
Winston Cup Museum Winston-Salem Forsyth
Wolfe's Angel Hendersonville Henderson
World War II Home Front Museum Haw River Alamance
Wright Brothers National Memorial Kill Devil Hills         Dare
Wrightsville Beach Museum Wrightsville Beach New Hanover
Yadkin Cultural Arts Center Yadkinville Yadkin
Zachary-Tolbert House Cashiers Jackson
Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace State Historic Site Weaverville Buncombe
Zootastic Park Troutman Iredell