Unique experiences await you in Statesville. Whether shopping in our downtown or outlets, visiting our five historic districts, attending one of our nationally known festivals, playing a round of golf, or dining in one of our fine restaurants, there is something for everyone in Statesville!
704-878-3493, 300 South Center Street, Statesville. Adorning a specially created wall in the Statesville Civic Center, the 21 feet tall, 19 feet wide fresco was crafted by world-renowned artist Ben Long, a native of Statesville.
704-873-5976, 248 Allison Woods Dr, Turnersburg. Open by appointment only, please call. The Allison Woods Outdoor Learning Center is nestled within 1000 acres of Allison Woods in Statesville, North Carolina. The mission of The Outdoor Learning Center is to promote education through the use of land and water as an outdoor classroom by offering a STEM based curriculum. The unique diversity of habitats found onsite offers visitors of all ages many ways to experience the connections between people and the environment. For more information, go to: http://www.allisonwoodsoutdoorlearningcenter.com/
704-528-3882, 155 Lytton Farm Road, Troutman, NC, I-77 at Exit 42. Monday – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm – (Closed Tuesday-Wednesday), Thursday-Friday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm with live music until 9 pm on Thursdays, Saturday – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm – Sunday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Vineyard and winery tours are 2:30 pm or 4:30 pm during hours of operation. Iredell County’s first winery. The timber framed tasting room overlooks the vineyard and in addition to offering fine wine, features selected works of art by North Carolina artists. http://www.davestevineyards.com/
438 Fort Dobbs Road, Statesville. 704-873-5882. Fort Dobbs State Historic Site provides a window into the tumultuous period of history known as the French and Indian War (1754-1763) or Seven Years War. Fort Dobbs is open Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. http://www.fortdobbs.org/
202 W. End Ave (Corner of N. Meeting Street and West End Avenue). Historic grave markers, circa: 1750s. Statesville’s only cemetery until the late 1880s. Bounded by a rock wall which contains on the NE corner one of the four original corner posts of the city! Cemetery contains graves of many Revolutionary War soldiers and many ornate and interesting markers.