Visitor Information Centers

Start your journey in Wilmington and Island Beaches at the Visitor Information Center. Pick up a copy of the official Visitors Guide, ask our guest services staff for recommendations, find maps, restaurant suggestions, tour times, cruise itineraries and much more.

Know Before You Go:

The Carolina, Kure and Wrightsville Beach Visitor Information Centers are currently closed until further notice. 
The Downtown Wilmington Visitor Information Booth is operating on its regular seasonal schedule.

Downtown Wilmington Visitor Information Booth

Discover the riverfront Visitor Information Booth in downtown Wilmington located along the Riverwalk at the foot of Market Street and Water Street.  The booth operates on a seasonal schedule. Wilmington visitor information is also available by phone at (877) 406-2356 and by downloading a digital Wilmington and Beaches Visitors Guide or requesting a Visitors Guide by mail.

  • March - May open daily, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • June - Aug. open daily, 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sept. - Oct. open daily, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Nov. - Mid-March open Fri. - Sun., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Carolina Beach & Kure Beach Visitor Information Booth

Visit the Pleasure Island Visitor Information Booth for trip ideas and inspiration on things to do in Carolina Beach and Kure Beach. The Pleasure Island Visitor Information Booth is located at the foot of Harper Ave on the Boardwalk in Carolina Beach.

  • April – Sept. open daily
  • Sun. - Wed., 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Thur. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Wrightsville Beach Visitors Center

Find trip ideas and inspiration on things to do at the Wrightsville Beach Visitors Center located at 305 W. Salisbury Street in Wrightsville Beach’s Historic Square.

  • April - Sept. open daily 
  • Mon. - Wed., 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Thur., 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Fri. - Sat., 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sun., 1 - 4 p.m.

Panoramic Tour

Explore the city and beaches virtually with our Panoramic Tour.