Pack Your Hiking Shoes for an Outing in Rocky Mount
During your stay in eastern North Carolina, enjoy easy access to the more than 60 stores and restaurants at Golden East Crossing. The Country Inn & Suites is conveniently located a mile off I-95, minutes from the hands-on exhibits at the Children's Museum & Science Center and the antique fire engines at the Rocky Mount Fire Museum. If tours are your thing, don't miss seeing Stonewall Manor, a beautiful antebellum plantation house with stunning surrounding gardens. For a fun activity for the whole family, travel just under two miles to Tar River Trail for paddling, biking and hiking on trails that connect six of the city's parks.
- Children's Museum & Science Center at The Imperial Centre (4.9 miles)
Learning is fun at this hands-on, family-friendly museum, where kids of all ages can walk with dinosaurs, play board games and gaze at the stars in the planetarium.
Phone: +1 (252) 972-1266
- The Country Doctor Museum (26.4 miles)
Delve into the history of rural health care at this unique museum that has amassed more than 5,000 articles and documents that memorialize rural physicians throughout the U.S.
Phone: +1 (252) 235-4165
- Golden East Crossing (3.3 miles)
Spend the day shopping at more than 60 stores at Golden East Crossing mall, and end it by visiting one of the on-site restaurants.
Phone: +1 (252) 977-6464
- Rocky Mount Fire Museum (5.1 miles)
See old photographs of firefighters, a display of the city's first fire alarm system and engines dating from 1922 at Rocky Mount's original fire station.
Phone: +1 (252) 972-1376
- Stonewall Manor (3.2 miles)
Tour this historic antebellum plantation house for a glimpse of what 19th-century planter life in eastern North Carolina may have looked like, and don't miss the spectacular gardens surrounding the property.
Phone: +1 (252) 442-0063
Sports and Outdoor Activities
- Rocky Mount Sports Complex (4.1 miles)
This 143-acre multi-purpose sports facility includes multiple fields for a variety of sporting events, including softball, baseball, soccer and football. The complex also features a walking trail and picnic shelters.
Phone: +1 (252) 467-6483
- Tar River Trail (1.8 miles)
Explore the great outdoors when you pay a visit to this local attraction that features four miles of biking, hiking and paddle trails.
Phone: +1 (252) 972-1235