Battleship North Carolina
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Fun trip. Interesting self-guided tour. Takes a couple hours￼ to see it all. Great for families.
The USS North Carolina is located across the river from the boardwalk but I suggest you do not go there on a hot day.....make it a cooler visit. That boat gets really hot.
Literally the flagship of Wilmington sightseeing. Tours available! Also, tons of great views from the Riverwalk.
Take a tour of the USS battleship North Carolina. An amazing historic experience.
Moored in quiet dignity and majesty the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA, across the river from downtown Wilmington, beckons visitors to walk her decks. Envision the daily life and fierce combat her crew faced in the Pacific Theatre during World War II.
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