Arts, Culture and Theatre in Wilmington, NC

Find Your Muse in Wilmington's Vibrant Arts & Culture Scene

Visitors to Wilmington and Island Beaches can enjoy an array of festivals, museums, art galleries, performing arts events, historic sites and diverse neighborhoods full of charm. From a nationally-designated historic district maintained to honor days gone by to a thriving arts scene that is the foundation to the city's independent spirit, Wilmington has an unbeatable charm and character that is embedded in many visitor experiences and not to be missed.

Museums & Galleries

Wilmington is a melting pot of creative souls and a place where creativity, free expression and an independent spirit is nurtured. An abundance of museums featuring signature exhibitions and galleries supporting local and regional artists complement our storied history and thriving arts...

Performing Arts & Theater

Enjoy musical, theatrical, and dance performances, as well as art, literary, and film events. Come for the high-quality performances and revel in the venues as they delight with stunning architectural designs.

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