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Arts & Culture
Civil War Trails
Historic Walking Tour
Outer Banks
Shopping & Antiquing
Fitness & Spas
Sports & Recreation

Design Event at Cobb Point
MOA Civil War Exhibit
Albemarle Craftman's Fair

Historic Ghost Walk

Event Calendar

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There is something for everyone in Elizabeth the city is a distinctive Main Street community with six historic districts, including the waterfront where the famous Moth Boat was created in 1929. Our town boasts a state university—once home to Roots author Alex Haley—and two Colleges; the largest Coast Guard air base in the country; and a new Museum of the Albemarle.

So come and stay a while at Elizabeth City—where there really is something for everyone—and discover the good life daily! Seeking a simple way to find all the artsy spots in Elizabeth City? Look here.

Elizabeth City offers sights you don't see in most hometowns—or any other hometowns in the country. Learn more...
Find the perfect gift or discover a collectible treasure in Elizabeth City. Learn more...
Arts & Culture
Art galleries, museums, theater performances, national touring acts; Elizabeth City has it all. Learn more...
Spas & Salons
Come to Elizabeth City to treat your body right. Learn more...
Boating, hiking, birding—take your pick. Learn more...
The area offers a wide range of opportunities for recreation. Learn more...
Outer Banks
North Carolina’s Outer Banks are a little more than an hour away from Elizabeth City. Learn more...
Have fun boating in Elizabeth City
Don't leave the boat at home! Take a tour of the Intracoastal Waterways. Learn more...