Quality Inn & Suites
715 Sullivan Road
Statesville, NC 28677-3439
Phone: (704) 878-2721
Fax: (704) 873-6694
A lively local park, the Albert B. McClure Park is home to both youth and adult baseball leagues who use the grounds for practice. There are designated picnic spots and shelters to enjoy a fun day out in pleasant weather. If you're feeling hungry, head to the concession stands which serve an array of snacks and eats.
Spread out over 4.5 acres, Caldwell Park offers a variety of recreational activities for all to enjoy. If you enjoy a game of tennis, the park is home to ten courts. Families can enjoy an outdoor picnic in pleasant weather or in the shelter of the pavilion if it rains. There is a playground for children in the park.
Kid's Play is home to several innovative displays which engage children in various interactive lessons and activities. The museum also has rotating exhibits apart from interesting science displays.
The Fort Dobbs State Historic Site gives an insight into the French and Indian war that was fought between 1754 to 1763, and is also referred to as Seven Years War. During this period, a need for a fort was felt owing to the raids by tribes like Catawba, Shawnee and Cherokee, hence Fort Dobbs was built. It is named in the honor of Arthur Dobbs, Governor of North Carolina, who commissioned as well as designed the construction of the fort. Currently, this historic site is open to visitors and is equipped with facilities like visitor center, gift shop and picnic shelters. Throughout the year, it also hosts events pertaining to history, warfare and related topics.
Iredell Museums displays some extraordinary art works of local artists. The museum's exhibits keep changing and it provides a great platform for the region's budding artists to showcase their talent.
Completed in 1866, the Historic Sharpe House throws open the doors of the past, so visitors can appreciate and learn about how some of the most significant personalities in town history lived. Colonel Silas Alexander Sharpe was a prominent local figure, and the first mayor of Statesville.
Harris Park features several facilities for public sports and outdoor recreation. Within the 7.5 acre park, you'll find fields for football, softball, basketball and volleyball. Families can enjoy an outdoor picnic in pleasant weather, there are picnic tables and a shelter. There is also a playground for kids.
Get ready for a nightmarish experience at Midway Wicked Woods haunted house. The house organizes several outdoor activities while the 'Tunnel of Terror' is its primary attraction.
Michel Ney was a soldier of French origin during the time of Emperor Napoleon I. After his alleged death sentencing in 1815, a man name Peter Ney was known to have stark similarities to the late Marshal. It was only on his deathbed that he admitted that he indeed was Michel Ney. He died in 1846 and his grave is a landmark in the Third Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
The Third Creek Presbyterian Church and Cemetery is located at Cleveland, North Carolina. This historic Presbyterian church dates back to 1751 and the current structure was constructed in 1835.
Mooresville Mill Village Historic District was a village built by the Moorseville Cotton Mills to house its workers and their families. Simple in appearance, it provided its residents with shelter and services. This historic district now features on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Thyatira Presbyterian Church, Cemetery, and Manse is located at Mill Bridge, North Carolina. This historic church was incorporated in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1984.