Booking Guided Tours

Information about how to book guided tours is below, including days and times of operation, contact information, and links to online booking where available.

Historic Homes Tours

Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design
Guided tours available on the hour seven days a week. Call 910-251-3700 to confirm tour times.

Burgwin-Wright House and Gardens
Guided tours of the house available on the hour Tuesday through Saturday. Special downtown walking tours available by appointment by calling 910-762-0492.

Latimer House Museum
Guided tours available on the hour Monday through Saturday.


Walking Tours

Tour Old Wilmington
Daily History Walking Tours of Old Wilmington. Call 910-409-4300 for tour times.

Trip with Triplett
Call 910-392-6753 to schedule walking tours.

Old Books on Front Street
Tours available most Saturdays at 1:30 pm.

Historic Wilmington Foundation
Guided architectural walking tours available on select Saturdays. Call 910-762-2511 for tour dates and to register in advance.


Tours on Wheels

Springbrook Farms Horse-Drawn Tours
Continuous daily tours available April through October. Tours available on weekends only November through March. Private tours available by calling 910-251-8889.

Wilmington Trolley Company
Narrated tours available seven days a week. Book now.

Cape Fear Segway
Guided tours available year round by reservation only. Call 910-251-2572.


Haunted Tours

Ghost Walk of Old Wilmington
Tours available nightly March to December; weekends only December to March. Rain or shine. Space is limited. Order tickets online.

Haunted Cotton Exchange Tour
Tours available daily. Call 910-409-4300 for tour times.

Haunted Pub Crawl
Tours available on select nights throughout the year. Rain or shine. Space is limited. Book now.


Behind-the-Scenes Tours

NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
A variety of tours and special activities available on select days throughout the year. Pre-registration is required. Register online.

Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
Behind the Hatch tours are available upon request October through May. A variety of other tours and programs are available year round.

Cameron Art Museum
Exhibition tours available every Wednesday at 1:30.

US Coast Guard Cutter Diligence
Guided ship tours available at select times when in port. Call 910-815-4528 for tour information.


Tours on Our Island Beaches

Wrightsville Beach Museum of History
The Loop Through History and Harbor Island Walking Tour are available at select times throughout the year. A self-guided printout of the Loop Through History tour is available year round at the museum.

Tasting History Tour
Tours available on select dates. Also available by appointment. Book now.

Carolina Beach State Park 
Ranger-led hikes available every Saturday and Sunday March through October. Other guided tours available at select times throughout the year.

NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
A variety of tours and special activities available on select days throughout the year. Pre-registration is required. Register online.