Tourism for Elizabeth City, NC
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European-style ‘small plates,’ and authentic Italian pizza and gelato are menu centerpieces at two new downtown restaurants.

Welcome to Elizabeth City, NC!

We invite you to visit our little home perched on the shores of the picturesque Pasquotank River. If you are looking for a laid-back destination, we might be what you are looking for.

What will you find when you visit? Cypress trees rising from our waterways, a pirate’s cannon in Museum of the Albemarle, four neighboring state parks, ghosts of the underground railroad, and a sailing breeze to boast about.

Start your adventure here.

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Come and #DiscoverECity for yourself!

Upcoming Events

August 14, 2018
Kids are the Scientists at Port Discover! Port Discover is a fun-filled, hands-on science center for the kid in all of us!
August 14, 2018
Enjoy musical performances by talented and popular local and regional entertainers.
August 15, 2018
Come out for a mid-week recharge with awesome food, craft beer, and live music!