Explore the Queen City's past at the Levine. (©Nancy Pierce/Courtesy Levine Museum of the New South)
Home to the nation’s most comprehensive interpretation of post-Civil War Southern history, this museum guides visitors through the Queen City’s evolution from a farming community to a mill town to a thriving (and persevering) financial center. $6-10. Open M-F, 10 am-5 pm; Sa 10 am-4pm; Su, noon-5 pm.