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Ranked #1 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Museums
Owner description: Journey through history with one of the most influential voices of the 20th century. Learn more about Billy Graham and his... more » Owner description: Journey through history with one of the most influential voices of the 20th century. Learn more about Billy Graham and his message of God’s love. Through multimedia exhibits, films, and memorabilia, you'll relive the historic moments of his life. Tour the restored Graham family home, shop in Ruth’s Attic, and enjoy lunch in the Dairy Bar. The Billy Graham Library will leave you inspired by this amazing man and his message of hope. « less
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Ranked #2 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks

The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) is a non-profit, recreation and adventure facility for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. Opened in November of 2006, the... more »

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Ranked #3 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Museums
Owner description: The NASCAR Hall of Fame is where legends live on. Where fun lives on. Where the race lives on. Enjoy amazing artifacts,... more » Owner description: The NASCAR Hall of Fame is where legends live on. Where fun lives on. Where the race lives on. Enjoy amazing artifacts, interactive exhibits, simulator rides and special events at the High Octane Theater. Plus, you can grab a bite to eat in the NASCAR Hall of Fame Café or at the Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant. You also can take home a souvenir at the gift shop to help you remember it all. « less
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Ranked #4 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #5 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
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Ranked #6 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: ; Children's Museums; Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: Step inside an amazing world of science and spend a day at Discovery Place, one of Charlotte’s most popular attractions.... more » Owner description: Step inside an amazing world of science and spend a day at Discovery Place, one of Charlotte’s most popular attractions. Featuring hands-on fun for everyone, guests can walk the rainforest, enjoy jaw-dropping experiments or wonder at the underwater world in the new aquarium. Become immersed in larger-than-life IMAX adventures or the eye-popping 3D Theatre where science and nature spring to life. Plus, experience daily programming that stimulates the senses and imagination. It’s scientifically proven fun! « less
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Ranked #7 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Civic Centers; Museums; Specialty Museums
Owner description: Visitors are awed by the interactive, multi-sensory exhibits at this museum dedicated to exploring the Southern United States... more » Owner description: Visitors are awed by the interactive, multi-sensory exhibits at this museum dedicated to exploring the Southern United States during the post-Civil War period. « less
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Ranked #8 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #10 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Museums
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Ranked #11 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Parks; Trails; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #12 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: ; Art Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #13 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
Owner description: The Charlotte Knights are the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The Knights play their home games in Uptown... more » Owner description: The Charlotte Knights are the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The Knights play their home games in Uptown Charlotte, NC at BB&T Ballpark. « less
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Ranked #14 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Museums
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Ranked #15 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Treat yourself to an extraordinary golf experience at a Golf Magazine Top 25 Golf School in America! Dana Rader Golf School... more » Owner description: Treat yourself to an extraordinary golf experience at a Golf Magazine Top 25 Golf School in America! Dana Rader Golf School is a must for all those who wish to have a good hand at the game or have always wanted to learn how to play. Located at the prestigious Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, its award-winning team of certified LPGA and PGA instructors, exceptional teaching approach, unmatched facilities, and use of the latest state-of-the-art technological equipment make it the best golf teaching and practice facility in the state. « less
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Ranked #16 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #17 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #18 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
A popular tourist stop that combines formal gardens and woodland serenity.
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Ranked #19 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Man-made lake located outside of Charlotte that offers golfing, fishing and boating.
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Ranked #21 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Located in what was the original branch of the United States Mint, Mint Museum Randolph opened in 1936 in Charlotte’s... more » Owner description: Located in what was the original branch of the United States Mint, Mint Museum Randolph opened in 1936 in Charlotte’s Eastover neighborhood as the state’s first art museum. Today, in a beautiful park setting, intimate galleries invite visitors to engage with the art of the ancient Americas, ceramics and decorative arts, fashion, European and African art, among other collections. Resources include a reference library with over 18,000 volumes, a theater featuring lectures and performances, and a museum shop offering merchandise that complements both the permanent collection and special exhibitions. « less
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Ranked #22 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #23 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
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Ranked #24 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Convention Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #26 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #27 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #28 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: This museum offers audience-focused programs and exhibits, based on the people, buildings, stories and objects that have... more » Owner description: This museum offers audience-focused programs and exhibits, based on the people, buildings, stories and objects that have shaped the history of Charlotte and its surrounding region. « less
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Ranked #29 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: ; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #30 of 61 attractions in Charlotte
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: This is a brand-new art museum in center city Charlotte, N.C. I found the museum to be interesting, but with significant... more » Owner description: This is a brand-new art museum in center city Charlotte, N.C. I found the museum to be interesting, but with significant limitations for serious lovers of modern art. « less
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