Historical gems are tucked throughout Roanoke Island, North Carolina offering visitors a glimpse into it’s rich history. Through museums, plantation tours, and guided and self guided walking tours, visitors can explore all the Outer Banks has to offer. The Roanoke Island, NC region is home to many antebellum plantations which are open to the public. The area plantation tours offer visitors insight into a working plantation and the economic and social history of the Carolina Coast region. Guided walking tours through the streets of Roanoke Island’s many historic sites has long been a popular activity for visitors. City walking tours range from Art and Culinary tours to home and history tours to spooky late night walking ghost tours.
With a temperate climate North Carolina is the ideal place to explore local history on foot. Whether visitors choose a guided or self guided walking tour near Roanoke Island, the Coastal Region does not disappoint with history packed into every corner.