- Our list of the best things to do in Burlington, North Carolina, features the top 61 nearby activities — including 30 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Burlington, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Burlington, NC , followed by 45 popular activities in nearby cities, including Greensboro, Chapel Hill, Mebane, Durham and Pittsboro
Home to a variety of wild animals, Conservators' Center provides guests with both a fun and educational experience. Guided tours allow for close up looks at lions, tigers, wolves, bobcats and many other species.
There are over 75 acres of activities provides at the flagship City Park of Burlington. Facilities at the park include five athletic fields, an extensive playground, walking track, year-round aquatic facilities, and the historical Dentzel Carousel.
Locally owned and operated, Piedmont Ale House is a neighborhood-style pub that serves a variety of craft beers on tap. The pub is also a sports bar, with multiple sporting events on televisions at any given time.
81% 36 votes
5803 N.C. 62 S, Burlington, NC 27215 MoreLess Info
Important to the Revolutionary War, Alamance Battleground State Historic Site provides various exhibits and programs to aid in public education. The grounds include a frontier house, nature trail, picnic tables and gift shop.
100% 8 votes
4777 Highway 62 South, Burlington, NC 27215 MoreLess Info
The Alamance County Historical Museum is a plantation home originally built in 1790. This preserved historical site hosts several ongoing Victorian-themed events. The original barn and carriage house remain in good condition, and are adorned by the surrounding flower gardens.
Home to the Burlington Royals, Burlington Athletic Stadium has bleachers that can sit over 3000 visitors at a time. The stadium has a picnic area, concession stand, and a clubhouse for guests to visit during baseball games.
From tumbling to dance classes, Kidsport Gymnastic Academy offers children a variety of fitness classes for improving their flexibility. The facility is equipped with gymnastic equipment like beams, bars, mats, and more.
Located in historic downtown Burlington, the Front Street Public House offers craft beers, cider and wine. This English-style bar also features drink specials as well as regular live music and trivia nights.