Sharpsburg, Rocky Mount and Wilson, are nearby areas which are also worth touring.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Take a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at the Rocky Mount Children's Museum and Science Center and the Rocky Mount Fire Museum.
Get familiar with the local fashion and do some people-watching in a few of the nearby malls and markets such as the Golden East Crossing Mall.
After exploring the streets of Wilson, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Take your pick from the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Rocky Mount, NC, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Rocky Mount, or the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Wilson, NC.