- Our list of the best things to do in Hickory, North Carolina, features the top 37 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hickory, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Hickory, NC , followed by 24 popular activities in nearby cities, including Morganton, Lenoir, Mooresville, Charlotte and Statesville
Built around 1820, the Dr. Josephus Hall House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Originally a classroom building for an all-women's school, the house was since remodeled into a palatial home. Tours are available.
Featuring roller coasters, wave pools, and live entertainment, Carowinds Theme Park is a recreational park for people of all ages. The park has a children's section called 'Planet Snoopy' that has balloon races and a carousel.
The 1819 Federal-style townhouse built by Jacob Stirewalt now houses the Utzman-Chambers House Museum. It is one of the few surviving Federal period townhouses in North Carolina and reflects the lifestyle of affluent families in the 1800s.
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The historical heritage of Cherokee County & the SC Upstate is on display at Cherokee County History & Arts Museum. Impressive quality and quantity of Revolutionary War artifacts. The facility is located on the 1812 mustering ground of the SC Militia. Beautiful Event Venues in the Event Hall and on the Musterin…
Promoting culture and the arts, Piedmont Players Theater offers both youth education camps and workshops throughout the year. This production company also puts on a number of well-known plays at its Salisbury location.
The Meroney Theater is home to the Piedmont Players, a professional theater company that stages a variety of plays and musicals. The company conducts a number of eduational programs and special events, including a 'Haunted Theater' event in October.
Waterworks Visual Art is a gallery that specializes in various mediums. The gallery features watercolor and photographic works, as well an outdoor patio area where metal and cement sculptures are displayed.