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Play in the Center of it all in Greensboro North Carolina!!!! Centrally located in the heart of the state and the east coast of the United States, Greensboro is a city with something for everyone. Enjoy the International Civil Rights Center & Museum, the Greensboro Science Center with the NEW SciQuarium, Children's Museum and Edible Schoolyard, Historical Museum, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro Cultural Center and parks galore! You can enjoy the outdoors in the many gardens and stroll along our trails. If nightlife is to your taste, don't miss the downtown hot spots! And with 7 colleges and universities there is always plenty of sports, theater, art, etc.   Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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Greensboro Children's Museum
Greensboro Children's Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Museum in Greensboro, NC USA

The Museum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children (from infancy to 10 yrs.) and their families. Visitors learn while they imagine, touch, create & play in the museum's educational and Edible Schoolyard.


The International Civil Rights Center & Museum
The International Civil Rights Center & Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Museum in Greensboro, NC USA

This must-see vital piece of history takes you on a journey into American civil rights history with vivid photography, artifacts, video reenactments and interactive galleries. Located in the former F.W. Woolworth retail store at 134 S. Elm St., this must-see vital piece of history takes you on a journey into American civil rights history with vivid photography, artifacts, video reenactments and interactive galleries.

Wet N' Wild Emerald Pointe Water Park
Wet N' Wild Emerald Pointe Water Park Top Attraction!
Scenic in Greensboro, NC USA

Largest Water Park in the Carolinas, rated in the top 10 across the U.S. with enclosed and drop slides, tube rides and activity pools for all ages and sizes. Two great children's areas and a drifting Lazee River complete the fun.

Science Center of Greensboro
Science Center of Greensboro Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Museum in Greensboro, NC USA

Three great attractions in one location! Get eye-to-eye with tigers, meerkats, monkeys and more in Animal Discovery. Roam through the Dinosaur Gallery, attend interactive shows and play in Kid's Alley in the museum.

Wet'n Wild
Wet'n Wild Top Attraction!
Theme Park in Greensboro, NC USA

Largest Water Park in the Carolinas, rated in the top 10 across the U.S with enclosed slides, drop slides, tube rides and activity pools which provide thrills for all ages and sizes. Two great children's areas and a drifting Lazee River complete the fun. Dr.


Greensboro Coliseum Complex
Greensboro Coliseum Complex Top Attraction!
Sport in Greensboro, NC USA

The complex hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including trade and consumer shows, conventions, concerts, family shows, arts and entertainment events, as well as professional, college and amateur sports. Admission fee for most events.

Downtown Greensboro
Downtown Greensboro Top Attraction!
Shopping in Greensboro, NC USA

Explore, Shop, Dine in downtown Greensboro

Blandwood
Blandwood things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Historic Site in Greensboro, NC USA

National Historic Landmark-House Museum Blandwood's story begins in 1795, predating the founding of the city of Greensboro, North Carolina, (1808,) when Charles Bland built a simple four-room, two-down, two-up Federal style clapboard farmhouse on a wooded hill in Guilford County.

Blandwood Mansion
Blandwood Mansion things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Historic Site in Greensboro, NC USA

National Historic Landmark built in 1795 A National Historic Landmark; originally constructed in 1795 Blandwood later served as N.C. Governor John Motley Morehead's home. In 1844, A.J. Davis designed an addition, transforming the farmhouse into an Italianate wonder.


Carolina History and Haunts
Carolina History and Haunts
Tour in Greensboro, NC USA

Historical Ghost Walking Tour of Downtown Greensboro Whether you believe in ghosts or not, join us for a stroll through the streets and alleyways of Downtown Greensboro guided by the eerie glow of candlelight.

Colonial Heritage Center
Colonial Heritage Center things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Museum in Greensboro, NC USA

Explore history at your own pace, on your own time. The Colonial Heritage Center interprets the history of backcountry life before, during and after the American Revolution. Take a self-guided tour of Guilford County, North Carolina's colonial past.

David and Rachel Caldwell Historical Center
David and Rachel Caldwell Historical Center things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Historic Site in Greensboro, NC USA

View the home of one of Greensboro's earliest couples David and Rachel Caldwell moved to Guilford County in 1765, 43 years before Greensboro's founding in 1808. David Caldwell served the community as a minister of Buffalo and Alamance Presbyterian churches, as a physician and as a popular political leader.

Four Seasons Town Centre
Four Seasons Town Centre things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Shopping in Greensboro, NC USA

Over 150 stores and 22 delicious eateries With over 150 stores, 19 delicious eateries and 3 family restaurants, there's something for everyone at Four Seasons Town Centre.

Friendly Center
Friendly Center
Shopping in Greensboro, NC USA

Beautiful outdoor shopping village Enjoy the convenience, variety and selection in a beautiful, outdoor shopping village. Featuring Apple, Belk, Macy's, Sears, Old Navy, The Grande Cinemas, The Extra Ingredient, Harper's Restaurant, The Muse, Romano's Macaroni Grill and more. Gift cards available.

Green Hill Center For North Carolina Art
Green Hill Center For North Carolina Art things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Childrens Museum in Greensboro, NC USA


Greensboro Science Center
Greensboro Science Center things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Aquarium in Greensboro, NC USA

Experience an aquarium, zoo, science museum all at one stop! Experience the wonders of an aquarium, zoo, science museum, and 3D theatre all in one attraction! See sharks, penguins, otters, stingrays, a fishing cat and other amazing animals from around the world in the NEW Carolina Sciquarium.

Grove
Grove things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Winery in Greensboro, NC USA

Grove Winery & Vineyards Grove Winery and Vineyards in northeastern Guilford County is located 7 miles from the Greensboro city limits. The winery is open noon-6 pm daily for tastings or simply a glass of wine on our patio.

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
National Park in Greensboro, NC USA

Honoring the site of a pivotal Revolutionary War battle. Last major campaign of the American Revolution in North Carolina fought between the armies of General Cornwallis and General Nathaneal Greene. The British won the field, but lost many more men, which resulted in a strategic victory for American forces.

International Civil Rights Center & Museum
International Civil Rights Center & Museum things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Museum in Greensboro, NC USA

Must-see interactive civil rights history Located in the former F.W. Woolworth retail store at 134 S. Elm St., this must-see vital piece of history takes you on a journey into American civil rights history with vivid photography, artifacts, video reenactments and interactive galleries.

Safari Nation
Safari Nation things to do on a rainy day in Greensboro, NC
Recreation in Greensboro, NC USA

Inflatables, aracade, kid zone, zip lines Safari NationĀ® is a locally owned business in Greensboro, NC. Where children of all ages can jump, bounce and play in a jungle of massive inflatables.

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Best Places to Stay in Greensboro


Comfort Inn Greensboro
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From $76 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Extended Stay America - Greensboro - Wendover Ave.
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From $53 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Free Breakfast.
Holiday Inn Express Wendover
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From $80 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms, Free Breakfast.
Springhill Suites Greensboro
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From $89 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Super 8 Greensboro Coliseum/Convention Center
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From $56 / night.


Free Breakfast.

Best Time to Visit Greensboro


The best time to visit Greensboro, North Carolina is in the spring and summer. Spring temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the low 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 50's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the mid 70's and highs in the mid 80's. Summer nights are cool with lows in the mid 60's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Greensboro


Month Low Avg High
January 28.2 37.7 47.2
February 30.6 41.2 51.7
March 37.8 49.1 60.3
April 45.5 57.6 69.7
May 54.7 65.8 76.9
June 63.5 73.6 83.8
July 68.1 77.9 87.6
August 66.8 76.2 85.7
September 60.1 69.8 79.4
October 47.5 58.5 69.6
November 38.6 49.2 59.9
December 31.4 41.0 50.6

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