Goose Creek State Park
A primitive camping area, picnic sites, swim beach and hiking and paddling trails offer a variety of ways to savor the tranquil surroundings at Goose Creek State Park.
With over 200 exhibits, aquariums and works of art, the Estuarium is dedicated to the unique ecosystem of eastern North Carolina’s estuaries and its effect on local culture.
The Washington Waterfont Boardwalk
Just steps away from downtown, our long boardwalk is a great way to see boats from near and far, watch ducks and turtles, and experience the fun of the water without ever getting wet.
Aurora Fossil Museum
Located in the town of Aurora, the Aurora Fossil Museum showcases 5 to 15 million year old marine fossils from the nearby PCS Aurora Phosphate mine and native American artifacts from across prehistoric North Carolina.
Hematoma Paint Ball Park
Eastern North Carolina’s premiere paintball field and Proshop. With one of the best and most well maintained paintball fields in the state, Hematoma Paintball covers eastern North Carolina like no one else.
Camp Boddie/Pamlico Sea Base
Camp Boddie is located along the picturesque banks of the Pamlico River as part of the East Carolina Scout Reservation.
Little Washington Sailing School
The Little Washington Sailing School is made up of dedicated sailing enthusiasts, who have created a Sailing School for the youth of the area. The club has six 14ft Vanguard 420 sailboats used for training students to sail.
PCM Skate Park
The PCM Skatepark is a cool place where anyone who’s able can go and skate ’til they drop. Open from 10 AM – sundown.
McConnell Sports Complex
This facility features soccer fields, lighted youth softball and baseball fields, concessions area, restroom facilities, playground, picnic tables, walking trails, archery range, and aquatic & fitness center.
Potash Corp ECO Lodge
The ECO Lodge is an environmental education center on the south side of the Pamlico River, located within the East Carolina Scout Reservation
Located along the Pamlico River, the park comprises two covered picnic shelters, playground equipment, fishing pier and open grass areas for volleyball, tag football and other activities.
Belhaven Memorial Museum
Visit the Belhaven Memorial Museum, the eclectic historic collection of Mrs. Eva Blount Way.
Seven theaters of first run movies, located just a short drive from downtown.
A part of Festival Park, a waterfront park adjacent to the North Carolina Estuarium, Papa’s Playground provides a nautical themed play area for children.
City-owned and operated public library offering books, historical research, and public computers.
Scoop’s On Main Ice Cream
Located right downtown, Scoops is a great place to rest a bit with a delicious ice cream treat.
Preemo’s Ice Cream
An ice cream store serving sundaes, milk shakes, waffles bowls, banana splits, latte drinks, etc.