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Millennium Gate

posted on June 20, 2017 by C L

Jim Gallucci and a team of 17 artisans created the 106 icons that comprise this sculpture’s surface. Icons representing great ideas, inventions, events and people that have made a significant difference in the past thousand years complete this interactive and most magnificent sculpture.

Guilford College/ New Garden Heritage Community

posted on July 25, 2019 by Amy Scott

The area known as Guilford College/New Garden became the city’s second Heritage Community by the action of City Council on September 2016. The community extends roughly from Bryan Boulevard on the north to West Market Street on the south and from Westridge Road on the east to I-73 on the west. Settled by Quaker farmers…Read more

Greensboro Cultural Center

posted on June 15, 2018 by Greensboro CVB

Home to 17 nonprofit arts organizations including art galleries, dance and music studios, performance venues, artist residencies, and more. See, Shop, Explore, and Create at downtown’s hub for arts, culture, and creativity. Hours: Mon- Fri: 8am – 10pm; Sat: 9am- 6pm; Sun: 1pm- 6pm. 

Carolina Field of Honor

posted on September 20, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

The Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park is a permanent reminder of the sacrifice of our service members, a place to reflect on the freedoms they have secured, and a community’s collective way of showing its heartfelt gratitude. Funding for the memorial was made possible by The War Memorial Foundation. The park conducts special…Read more

Blandwood Museum

posted on August 16, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Explore a National Historic Landmark, one of America’s most innovative and influential homes! The beginning of Romanticism in America and the progressive ideals of Governor John Motley Morehead are represented through the architecture, decorative arts, and history of Blandwood. The house is a prototype for the Italianate style, one of America’s most popular architectural genres…Read more

Van Dyke Performance Space

posted on August 14, 2017 by Amy Scott

Located at the Greensboro Cultural Center, the Van Dyke Performance Space is a 300 seat venue that can host a variety of events year round including lectures, receptions, dance shows, and live concerts.  For more info on the space and rental rates, visit CreativeGreensboro.com or call 336-373-4371.

Walkway of History

posted on June 20, 2017 by C L

Sidewalk markers chronicle six chapters in local African American history, ranging from the first fugitive slave on the Underground Railroad to the first African American North Carolina State Supreme Court Justice.  

David Oreck Candle Company Factory Outlet

posted on by C L

Visit the home of Oreck Pure Air Candles. Every one of David Oreck’s Pure Air Candles is carefully hand poured in this facility. Shop from Pure Air’s natural soy and vegetable wax candles or reserve a group candle making class for up to 75 people. Call 336-375-1144 to schedule a candle class!

Old Mill of Guilford

posted on by C L

This working gristmill and country store with the sights and smells of another era is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and offers a gift shop with a variety of stone-ground meals, grits, flour, mixes (pancake, muffins, etc), pottery and crafts. Hours: Daily, 9am-5pm.

O. Henry Statues

posted on by C L

This outdoor, three-piece sculpture honors Greensboro’s best known writer, William Sydney Porter (O. Henry). A bronze likeness of the author, a 7- by 14- foot book of his short stories and a statue of his small dog.

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