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The Wilson Visitors Center is here to help you plan the right trip for your group, from accommodations for couples to activities for teams. We can also answer FAQs and media inquiries.
Get to Know Wilson
Our vibrant community, with its award-winning revitalized downtown, hosts festivals like Eyes on Main Street International Photography Exhibit and the North Carolina Whirligig Festival. You can find attractions like concerts, walking tours, family-friendly museums, art galleries, and outdoor activities year-round.
Incorporated in 1849 as a farm market, Wilson has taken great care to preserve its past and historic sites. At the same time, Wilson has embraced the future and set a standard for connectivity in the state. We are the first gigabit city in North Carolina, and we offer free Wi-Fi throughout downtown. Today, Wilson is one of the top 5 best small cities to start a business, according to WalletHub.Find events
Not sure where to start? We’ve made trip planning a breeze. From the art seeker to the food lover, we have itineraries for everyone. Or mix and match to create your own unique getaway in Wilson.See sample itineraries
Contact the Visitors Center
Start your visit at the Wilson Visitors Center, a restored 1925 bungalow, in downtown Wilson. We are open for tours to the public and offer free resources, including town maps. Please reach out to us with any questions as you begin to plan your trip.
Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
209 Broad Street
Wilson, North Carolina, 27893