If you’re a New Hanover County resident, you’re in luck! The following events are completely free for you to enjoy year-round. Stay tuned to our blog for more attractions in and around Wilmington, NC, including those that are discounted or free for designated days of the year for New Hanover County residents.

  • Federal Point History Center: Free admission, but admission may apply for special events and tours. 1121 North Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach, NC. Open Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from 10am-4pm.
  • Fort Fisher State Historic Site: Free admission, however donations are welcome. Highway 421, Kure Beach, NC. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 9am-5pm.
  • Hannah Block Historic USO and Community Arts Center: Free admission to tour the lobby, but admission applies for special events and rentals. 2nd and Orange Streets, Wilmington, NC. Open Monday through Friday from 9am-5pm.
  • New Hanover County Arboretum: Free admission, however donations are welcome. Admission may apply for special events. 6206 Oleander Dr., Wilmington, NC. Open every day from 8am-5pm.
  • New Hanover County Senior Resource Center: Free admission for NHC residents ages 55+, but admission may apply for special events and workshops. 2222 South College Rd., Wilmington, NC. Open Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm.
  • North Carolina Military History Museum: Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area on Riverfront Road near Kure Beach. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-4pm.
  • Wrightsville Beach Museum of History: Free admission, however donations are welcome. Charges may apply for special events. 303 West Salisbury St., Wrightsville Beach, NC. Open Tuesday through Friday from 10am-4pm, Saturday from 12pm-5pm and Sunday from 1pm-5pm.

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