Best Landmarks in Charlotte, NC

Handpicked Top 3 Landmarks in Charlotte, NC. How do we actually find the most highly rated landmark? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. That's not all... businesses do not pay us to list them. You deserve only the best!


401 S Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Since 1889

Museums, Exhibitions, Collections, Displays, Educational Programs, Guided Tours, Landmarks, Historical Places, Original Stagecoaches, Photographs, Gold Nuggets and Mining Artifacts, the Pony Express, Telegraphs & Historic Bank Artifacts

Free Admission - The museum highlights gold mining in North Carolina, and the beginnings of Wachovia Bank - They exhibits feature a rare Concord stagecoach, built in the mid-19th century

Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed


551 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Since 1974

Museum, Guided Tours, Visitation Policies and Protocol, Space Rentals, Exhibitions, Collections, Beyond The Museum Walls, Featured Artist, Tours, Gantt Center Book Club, Program Schedule, Events, Families & Youth Programs

Members & Youth (5 and under): Free Admission - The 46,500 square-foot building, four stories tall and built for $18.6 million - Vivian Hewitt was the first African-American librarian hired by Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Price: Adults $9.00, College/Educator/Military/Senior $7.00, Self-Guided Group 10+ (Adult) $6.00

Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed


200 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Since 1991

History Museum, Exhibits, Collections, Educational Programs, Guidelines, Shop, Program & Events

Free Admission: Ages 5 and under - The museum includes temporary and permanent exhibits on a range of Southern-related topics

Price: Adults $8.00 Seniors (62+) $6.00 Students, Educators and Active Military $6.00 (with current, valid ID)

Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm