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Best things to do in Greensboro

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Zoo
“Past the time or make a whole day trip out of a trip to the science center. 29 mins. or 18 miles away. ”
35local recommendations
Shopping Centre
“Outdoors with dozens of big box AND small business shopping options. Easily walkable and interesting.”
32local recommendations
History Museum
“Where the Sit-In Movement all began, February 1, 1960, by the "Greensboro Four"....See actual lunch counter chairs from the Woolworth's Store on Elm Street, at the actual spot where the store was located all those years ago!”
27local recommendations
Historic Site
“On March 15, 1781 the largest, most hotly-contested battle of the Revolutionary War's Southern Campaign was fought at the small North Carolina backcountry hamlet of Guilford Courthouse.”
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Brewery
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“Microbrewery downtown, with lots of bars, restaurants within walking distance. ”
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Bar
“Best burger bar in town, No really. Best burgers in town plan to wait if u have a large party. ”
21local recommendations
Basketball Stadium
“Major Sports Events, Concerts, Children and Family shows and entertainment, Holiday Shows, etc.”
21local recommendations
Theatre
“Check out Triad Stage for stage plays, local TEDx talks, poetry slams and more! See their website for details: www.triadstage.org.”
19local recommendations
Park
“Great free programing, music, family, downtown nightlife, food trucks, FUN! ”
18local recommendations
Museum
“Go downtown and start here.. free entry and check out the history of Greensboro and explore other nearby places of interest”
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Park
“This is a great place to take your children! They can explore and you can relax. There are indoor and outdoor amenities, including a few barnyard friends. On fair weather days, check out the Edible Schoolyard! ”
15local recommendations
Taco Place
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“Everything in there is related to art, from the wall artwork to the straws. Beautiful atmosphere and generous people. ”
21local recommendations
Restaurant
“Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen features exceptional renderings of classic Southern dishes made with plenty of local ingredients. Dine outdoors on our Veranda garden. Gather with friends in our friendly bar. Check out our Veggie Cart with the latest farm finds and experience Songs From a Southern Kitchen every Tuesday night. View photos of our new seasonal features. Make yourself at home! ”
18local recommendations
Bar
“This is our most favorite date night restaurant. Great ambiance, cocktails and food! Very classy. A bit on the pricey side.”
20local recommendations
Brewery
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“Great brewery located just 1-2 miles from our unit. Lots of craft beers to choose from and a great, laid-back vibe. ”
12local recommendations
Bakery
“Wonderful deserts. I miss them! They also serve ice cream, cake, cookies and delicious coffee. So good.”
11local recommendations