Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, Wrightsville Beach

(4.3/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
A long stretch of clean, soft sand, sits in a small town just east of Wilmington. You can explore the waters lapping this golden beach by kayak or paddle board, or watch the sun setting over the ocean during an evening harbor cruise. The beach hosts a variety of family-friendly activities including treasure hunts, swimming and surfing lessons, and eco tours designed to introduce you to North Carolina's rich marine life. You can also visit a small history museum here, housed inside a restored beach cottage originally built in 1907. Once the sun goes down, explore the many beachfront restaurants and taverns, serving signature cocktails and local seafood specialties. Arrange your visit to Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex and discover more family-friendly attractions in Wrightsville Beach using our Wrightsville Beach family vacation planner.
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  • Wrightsville Beach is a very quite but beautiful beach in the winter. The sounds of the waves are so sweet. A walk on the pier is worth the trip. Summer the beach is full and fun. I love Wrightsville ...  more »
  • Wrightsville beach is very peacefull place in March. Just lay down and rest. You can rent a bike and paddleboard or kayak. Or you can just taking a long walk!..  more »
  • One of the best NC beaches if you are looking for a fun touristy beach. It has a good mix of shops and restaurants/bars with long beautiful beaches. I will say that although i have never had trouble f...  more »
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  • they have a new scam to get your money you need to punch in a ticket before you park or they fine you they do not advertise it, there is no signage to let you know Go to Hell Wilmington, your crowded beach and your parking scam