Things to do in Boone, NC

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Boone Attractions

You won't have any problem finding fun things to see and do in Boone. Learn a little about some local history and check out the top attractions in this charming city. Sort out your travel itinerary now so you can hit the ground running once you arrive.

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Hickory Ridge Living History Museum - Talk to the friendly staff or curator and discover more about the special collections on exhibit here.

Moses H. Cone Memorial Park - If you want to turn up the dial on fun during your vacation, this is a good place to start.

Appalachian State University - This modern-style local landmark is an unique backdrop for a selfie or two.

Foggy Mountain Gem Mine - Take a stroll around this historic place and uncover a couple of secrets from times past.

The Greenway Trail - Get away from the busy city life and immerse yourself in Mother Nature at this breathtaking landscape.

Howard Knob County Park - Organize a picnic and enjoy a relaxing walk around the trees and shrubs.

Things to Do in Boone with Kids

Boone has loads of close by fun things to do for you and the kids. Our family friendly experiences will keep the gang happy for hours.


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