- Our list of the best things to do in Pinehurst, North Carolina, features the top 37 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Pinehurst, 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 12 things to do within the city of Pinehurst, NC , followed by 25 popular activities in nearby cities, including Southern Pines, Rockingham, Sanford and Seagrove
Although Donald Ross built over 400 golf courses, Pinehurst Course Number 2 is the course where he made his home. This course has served as the golf course to more single golf championships than any course in America.
The Sandhill Horticultural Gardens feature a delightful assortment of botanical displays, including impressive formal gardens, lush lawns and soaring trees. Admission is free. Tours are available for groups of 10 of more and must be scheduled via telephone two weeks prior to the tour date.
The local history museum of Pinehurst, North Carolina is called the Tufts Archives. It contains a wealth of information regarding the history of Pinehurst and surrounding areas. The Tufts Archives relies on donations and does not charge an admission fee.
The 300-stall Pinehurst Harness Track is a huge equestrian racing facility in Pinehurst, North Carolina. It features two tracks, on-site veterinary services, a blacksmith, a fine restaurant and other appealing amenities. The track also hosts many regional harness races and may be rented for private events.
Pinehurst's National Golf Club is a celebrated and historic institution featuring a championship course endorsed by the legendary Jack Nicklaus. The Club also includes a fine restaurant, beautiful lakeside property and the fragrance of blooming magnolias.
Pinehurst, North Carolina is home to the Foxfire Golf & Country Club, a luxurious resort with 36 championship holes. There are two complete courses, plus putting and driving facilities and a pro shop. The Foxfire Golf & Country Club also has a spacious lodge and a fine restaurant.