5225 Market St.
Wilmington, NC 28405
Phone: (910) 313-6665
Fax: (910) 313-2679
The ancient Wilmington National Cemetery is placed in the Wilmington city of New Hanover County in North Carolina. It was built in 1867, and is looked after by the New Berlin National Cemetery. Included in the National Register of Historic Places, this cemetery has remains that were re-interred from Wilmington City Cemetery, Fort Johnson and surrounding region.
Oakdale Cemetery is Wilmington's community cemetery. It is known for being hauntingly beautiful. The carved gravestones and mausoleums are some of the finest specimens of craftsmanship.
Mount Lebanon Chapel and Cemetery has been servicing the little town of Wrightsville Beach since 1835, and is one of the oldest in the region. The beautiful Lebanon Chapel on site, is a majestic Gothic Revival structure worth exploring. Due to it's historic prominence, the structure was added to the National Register of Historic places.
Minnie Evans Sculpture Garden is a garden situated within the Airlie Gardens. Designed by artist Virginia Wright-Frierson as a tribute to the legendary artist Minnie Evans, who was a former gatekeeper of the Airlie Gardens, this garden consists of a colorful symmetric designs made with glass bottles, cement, metal pieces and more. Its beautiful centerpiece, a chapel, took a year to be built and its magnificence speaks volumes about the art, creativity and attention to details. The center of the chapel features a sculpted tree with intricate and detailed designs of nests, birds, butterflies and more. Experience art like never before as you visit this alluring Minnie Evans Sculpture Garden.
Airlie Gardens is a public garden that doubles up as an event venue. You can stroll along the beautiful walkways or simply enjoy the tram ride that takes you through the park.
Olsen park has a number of recreational facilities for everyone. Play a game of softball or baseball on one of their five fields. Enjoy a picnic in the park in its picnic shelters.
The Henrietta III is a fancy riverboat, that floats on a new theme everyday. Stepping aboard the Henrietta III means that you have just invited yourself for a whole lot of fun, cruising and tours.
Battleship North Carolina was the battleship that was used during the Second World War and now is a ship museum docked at the Wilmington port.
This historic ship holds in it memories of such strong passion and patriotism. The USS North Carolina Battleship had sailed the high seas during the Second World War and fought many victorious battles. Having witness the greatest perils of war of its shipmates, this battleship now serves as a memorial for all those who gave their service in the war.
The optimists Park located on South Front Street features 3 baseball diamonds used for youth baseball leagues.
The Wrightsville Beach is surrounded by the intra-coastal waterway and the ocean. This beach is one of the best places to enjoy water sports and outdoor activities such as surfing and swimming. This beach has also played film set to the Julia Roberts' starer Sleeping with the Enemy.
Brunswick Nature Park is a scenic natural reserve that has some of the most beautiful forest landscapes in the region. It features a mountain bike and hiking trail for you nature lovers to exercise as you take in the beauty.