- TripBuzz found 21 things to do indoors in the Hickory area. From Hickory Museum of Art to Catawba Science Center, Hickory offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 69 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 37 different types of things to do inside in or near Hickory, North Carolina. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Theaters and Art Museum.
- There are 9 indoor activities in Hickory, and 12 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Morganton and Lenoir.
Gemstone and mineral enthusiasts of all ages enjoy Doc's Rocks Gem Mine. This working gem mine is owned and operated by the McCoy family, who are dedicated to educating visitors about gems and minerals indigenous to western North Carolina.
Located just outside of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, Mystery Hill is a historical entertainment complex and souvenir shop that is very popular with families. This complex includes several museums and rental cabins.
The Schiele Museum of Natural History is divided up into seven halls including the North Carolina Natural History, North American Habitats, North American Wildlife, Earth and Man, and American Indian. The museum also has temporary exhibits and an outside gallery.
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1500 E Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054 MoreLess Info
Focusing on the natural wonders of the world, The Schiele Museum of Natural History focuses on various species of flora, fauna, minerals and fossils. The museum features full-size lifelike dioramas that help bring the historical features to life.
A 14-screen movie theater, Regal Franklin Square Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room and a concession area with food and drinks.
League players and casual bowlers can roll for strikes at George Pappas Liberty Lanes. Guests can enjoy open bowl, league play, special nights and events, refreshments at the Spare Time Snackbar, and rent the lanes for private parties.
Based on the idea that children learn best through play, the Discovery Place KIDS has seven areas featuring what children can do including create, move, grow, be healthy, explore, work and build, and a learning garden, plus a special town center with puppet stage. The museum often has special events.
The Boone Bowling Center is a local bowling alley offering a number of fun services and amenities for bowlers to enjoy during their visit. These include weekly cosmic bowling, bowling leagues, tournaments, and birthday party hosting.
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11725 Verhoeff Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
Built in 2001, the Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatics center spans 88,000 square feet of indoor recreational activities. Facilities include a 50-meter indoor pool, a 25-yard warm water pool, a complete fitness center, and a group exercise studio.