Burlington Travel Guide
Welcome to Burlington, NC!This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Burlington, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Burlington, North Carolina , U.S.A.
Almost any fancy can be tickled in Burlington. Best known as a textile industry center, Burlington is notorious amongst well-versed shoppers, with deals on almost any product imaginable. However, the centerpiece of the city has little to do with shoppers at all. The 1910 Dentzel Menagerie Carousel is located in Burlington's City Park and features 46 hand-carved animals, including horses, lions, pigs, and giraffes. The Alamance County Historical Museum examines the life of textile pioneer Edwin Michael Holt and showcases such things as quilting. For those looking to enjoy the finer things, the Gallery Players perform a variety of well-known theatrical productions.
Textile Heritage Museum is located in the old mill village of Glencoe, north of Burlington.
Hotels & Motels
The Hampton Inn & Suites Burlington is located off I-85, Exit 141.