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Come See What's New in NC

RALEIGH, N.C. — From outdoor recreation and unique lodging to arts and culture and fine dining, the charming small towns and vibrant urban locations of North Carolina offer an endless array of travel experiences. Explore the highest peaks in the Eastern United States and 320 miles of pristine coastline at VisitNC.com or call 1-800 VISIT NC (847-4862).

Lodging News

The Pepper Building, a 1928 landmark that originally housed an upscale department store in downtown Winston-Salem, will soon be reborn as a 75-room Hotel Indigo. The redeveloped project will...

Chapel Hill: AC Hotel Chapel Hill Downtown opened September, just in time to accommodate fans of University of North Carolina football. Features at the four-story, 123-room hotel include a...

After scoring a pair of top-rate boutique hotels in 2015 (The Durham and 21c Museum Hotel Durham), the Bull City has added two more attention-worthy hotels. In June, Dream Hotels launched its new...

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Looking Ahead

Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, best known as the place where 11 of NASA's 12 moon-walkers were trained in celestial navigation, has announced a $5.2 million expansion of its home on the...

Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site is organizing a 2018 symposium on the Carolinas Campaign, which culminated in the last full-scale action in which a Confederate army was able to mount a...

After three years of extensive restoration and historical preservation work, the Carl Sandburg Home in Flat Rock will be refurnished in 2018 just in time to mark its 50th anniversary as a National...

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Recent News

For half a century, Interstate highway travelers have been able to find a welcome, information, assistance and bathrooms at North Carolina Welcome Centers. The first two centers, dedicated by Gov....

Traveling to Raleigh by train will become more amenable with the January 2018 opening of the new Raleigh Union Station transportation hub. Larger platforms, a canopy cover and dedicated tracks for...

An $18 million renovation of Benton Convention Center in Winston-Salem is on track for completion by June. The structural, design and technological upgrades for the 100,000-square-foot building...

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