Hickory, North Carolina

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Hickory, North Carolina, USA

Attractions in Hickory, North Carolina


  • Hickory Dickory Dock
    825 Highway 70 Southeast, Hickory, NC 28602
    828-322-3625, The only family entertainment center in Hickory, this 33,000 square foot facility offers an array of indoor activities for families, groups, and parties including ... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Harper House/Hickory History Center
    310 North Center Street, Hickory, NC 28601
    828-324-7294, The North Carolina Department of Archives states that the Harper House has "the finest Queen Anne interior styling in the entire state." The home now serves as a... more info  map

  • Maple Grove
    542 Second Street Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601
    Highway 127 North
    828-322-4731, Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, this beautifully restored Italianate style house built is filled with many authentic Victorian furnishings.... more info  map

  • Propst House
    547 Sixth Street Northwest, Hickory, NC 28602
    Shuford Memorial Gardens
    828-322-4731, Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this beautiful Second Empire style, master craftsman's home was referred to as a "Victorian gem" by House Beautiful... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Gallery Z
    214 Union Square, Hickory, NC 28603
    Union Square Downtown Hickory
    828-322-5200, Historical downtown building featured on Home & Garden Television in December 2004. This newly renovated space houses orginal art from four local artists. Tour the... more info  map

  • Hickory Museum of Art
    243 Third Avenue Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601
    828-327-8567, One of North Carolina's oldest museums, this museum was established in 1944 and features a permanent collection of over 1,200 works of art including 19th century... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Glenn Hilton, Jr. Memorial Park
    2000 Sixth Street, Hickory, NC 28602
    828-322-7046, This large park includes a picnic shelter with tables and grills, fitness and nature trails, canoe access, playground equipment, a gazebo, and horseshoe pits. more info  map

  • Ivey Arboretum in Carolina Park, The
    Adjacent to downtown Hickory on NC 127 North
    828-323-7500, A collection of over 400 labeled species of native and rare trees and shrubs are located within this beautiful three acre park. The Arboretum was founded in 1936 and... more info  map

  • Winkler Park
    2500 Clement Boulevard, Hickory, NC 28602
    828-322-7046, Visitors can enjoy fitness and nature trails, horseshoe pits, a children's playground, and a picnic shelter with tables and grill while at this park. more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Catawba Science Center
    243 Third Avenue Northeast, Hickory, NC 28603
    828-322-8169, Discover the fun of science while experiencing the trembling of an earthquake, meeting live animals, seeing yourself as a TV weather forecaster, being a puppeteer, and... more info  map


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