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Things to do in Greensboro

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“Cute science museum with new aquarium, penguin pen and outdoor trails with animals. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
History Museum
“Historic Civil Rights Museum representing Greensboro's historic demonstrates during this era”
  • 33 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Take a nice stroll at the Friendly Shopping Center to find all of your favorite mainstream stores and inviting restaurants from five guys burgers to Fleming Steak and Grill. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Greensboro was the site of a Revolutionary War battle. Today the battle site is where the Guilford Courthouse park is. In March, they have reenactments to recreate history. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Located in an old street front building in the heart of downtown, Natty Green's is Greensboro's oldest original craft brewery with great sandwiches, wraps and burgers to boot! Every Wednesday, the company donates a percentage of all sales to local non- profits. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“If you're looking for Bar Food or American Cuisine - Hops Burger Bar does not disappoint! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“Coming into town with kids and need an activity for the day? The Greensboro Children's Museum is the place to go to, they will have an enjoyable experience.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Basketball Stadium
“Musical Concerts~ Great Performances, Olympic Sports Competitions~GAC Swim Competition~NCAA & ACC Basketball~”
  • 26 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Erica's favorite craft taco place. Great selection of craft beers and wine at a great location in downtown, Greensboro. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“This downtown park is a great place for kids to run around. They also have ping pong and a putting green. There are two outdoor restaurants at the park if you need a bit to eat. Combine this place with other downtown attractions like the Children's Museum, Civil Rights Museum, or Historical Museum.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Great atmosphere. I like to sit in the bar area. Especially cozy in the winter!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Theater
“Triad Stage is a regional theater that was instrumental in the early revitalization of Greensboro's downtown. Their shows usually have phenomenal sets and costumes.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Farm-to-table Southern cooking & a bountiful wine list in a relaxed setting with an outdoor veranda.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Museum
“Learn about the history of Greensboro, and see some cool old cars while you're at it. The gift shop is a nice place for a Greensboro souvenir. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Food
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“Quaint restaurant, southern food, live music on the weekends. Beachy feel.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Names one of the Top Places in America for Brunch by Open Table. Fantastic food, service and atmosphere. ”
  • 16 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Brewery
“Located in an old street front building in the heart of downtown, Natty Green's is Greensboro's oldest original craft brewery with great sandwiches, wraps and burgers to boot! Every Wednesday, the company donates a percentage of all sales to local non- profits. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“If you're looking for Bar Food or American Cuisine - Hops Burger Bar does not disappoint! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Erica's favorite craft taco place. Great selection of craft beers and wine at a great location in downtown, Greensboro. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Great atmosphere. I like to sit in the bar area. Especially cozy in the winter!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Farm-to-table Southern cooking & a bountiful wine list in a relaxed setting with an outdoor veranda.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Food
“Quaint restaurant, southern food, live music on the weekends. Beachy feel.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Names one of the Top Places in America for Brunch by Open Table. Fantastic food, service and atmosphere. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cafe
“Popular Brunch spot. If the weather is great and its the weekend expect a little weight. Good local food. ”
  • 15 locals recommend

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