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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  • One of best Atlantic beaches, wide and clean. Must visit Reddix store for almost anything you need, locally.made crafts, clothing and souvenirs. Quality American made selections. 
  • Stayed at a resort nearby and walked along the beach several times a day. Very relaxing and clean ; few people this time of year; beautiful water and seashells. 
  • Actually we were a family with adult children. The weather was beautiful, with the temperatures ranging from chilly but sunny mornings to warm afternoons; evenings were cool, requiring a light jacket....  more »
  • 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