Charlotte's Historical City Tour
Charlotte’s Historical City Tour is one of rich history. The tour is based on a professional from local. The tour will take visitors on a scenic route of all of Charlotte. The transportation for the tour is a golf cart.
Some of the main attractions of the tour include: NASCAR Hall of Fame, Discovery Place, Mint Museum, Imaginon and Levine Museum of the New South, Bank of America Stadium, Spectrum Center, and BB&T Ballpark. All while being guided along the tour by a professional tour guide.
The tour will also take guests along the historic Fourth Ward. Patrons of the tour will go to visit the University of Charlotte at Charlotte. University of Charlotte at Charlotte used to be home to many families during the industrial era. The tour will end with a visit to the city’s South End, NoDA and Plaza Midwood.
The tour is provided to guests at Queen’s City Rides. The tour will begin and end at the Fitzgerald Irish Pub. There is four departure time for the tour. Each guest receives the same tour for all departure times. Children and families are welcome at the tour. Children are supposed to be accompanied by an adult. Included in the tour is a golf cart ride, a licensed tour guide, live commentary while on the tour, private tour, and small group tour. Not included in the tour is a gratuity. Guests are allowed and encouraged to add gratuity, but it is optional.
Charlotte’s Historical Tour is a guided tour along many of the city’s most historical monuments and museums. The tour is one of excitement for any history buff. The tour will commence along the route with a professional guide.
Explore the city of Charlotte on one of our unique golf carts and see some of the most popular landmarks and neighborhoods Charlotte has to offer. We will depart from Fitzgerald's, located in the heart of Uptown Charlotte, on one of our 7 person golf carts. We will then venture off on an exciting, fully narrated experience through the Queen City. Throughout this guided tour you will see top attractions such as the beautiful 390,000 square foot NASCAR Hall of Fame where all the top drivers, crews and owners are now immortalized. You will see many of the museums Charlotte has to offer such as Discovery Place, The Mint Museum, Imaginon and Levine Museum of the New South. You will also get to see where our sports teams play! We will ride by Bank of America Stadium, home of the Carolina Panthers, Spectrum Center, home of the Charlotte Hornets as well as many concerts and shows, and BB&T Ballpark, home of the Charlotte Knights.
We want to show our guests some of Charlotte's oldest neighborhoods, as well as various up and coming neighborhoods. You will see the beautiful homes of Historic 4th Ward that sits in the heart of Uptown. We will drive through First Ward, a neighborhood that originally provided housing to laborers in the industrial era, and is now home to the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Center City Campus and First Ward Park. We will then cruise to South End, which is home to the arts district as well as many of Charlotte's breweries. NoDA and Plaza Midwood are known as Charlotte's most diverse and eclectic neighborhoods, which are filled with art galleries, funky stores, and restaurants.
There is so much to see in Charlotte and we are looking forward to sharing our city with you! There are plenty of opportunities to stop and take photos on the tour.
Pickup & Return:
Company: Queen City Rides
Fitzgerald's Irish Pub.
Departure Times: Daily
11:00am, 1:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm
- Live commentary on board
- Local guide
- Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
- Private tour
- Small-group tour
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
- Fitzgerald's validates parking in the Wake Forest Parking Garage after 5:00pm daily and all day on weekends.