Historical Sites

Some of the most important events in America’s history took place in Cumberland County. From General Sherman’s infamous march to Babe Ruth’s first home run, our community is filled with points of archival interest.

Downtown Fayetteville

From the historical buildings and cobblestone sidewalks of Hay Street to the eclectic array of art galleries and unique eateries, downtown is the epicenter of Fayetteville’s history and culture. Plan a personalized walking tour for your group and explore all the things downtown has to offer.

Guided Fort Bragg Tours

Fort Bragg Communities provides a rare opportunity for groups to experience a rich military history and explore state of the art U.S. military operations at one of the few military installations that allows public access. Tours are for pre-arranged groups only, Tuesday-Thursday.

Airborne and Special Operations Museum

One of the country’s most prestigious military museums next to the Smithsonian, ASOM features hundreds of rare and significant artifacts, life-size dioramas, audio and visual displays, and a motion simulator.

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“Shannon [FACVB Tourism Sales Manager], Thanks for the pictures and everything you did for us. Hope we get to meet again when I bring our Capitol Tours Travel Club your way. You’re one of a kind.” --Glenda Tate, Capitol Tours

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A Trip Everyone Can Agree On

If your group is interested in history, the military, architecture, southern culture, shopping or outdoor activities like golf and fishing, the communities of Cumberland County are the place to go. From touring homes and buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places to visiting 18th century churches and cemeteries, we have a wealth of truly unique and inspiring sites. With over 500 restaurants, clubs and bars and a wide range of accommodations, the communities of Cumberland County are the perfect match for every taste and budget. For specific itinerary ideas and suggestions, browse through the site. If you'd like additional help or more information to plan your visit, we'd be more than happy to assist you. Just call us at 888-98-HEROES

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Travel to Cumberland County Generated over $525 million in 2016


According to figures released by Visit North Carolina this week, domestic travel to Cumberland County generated over $525 million in expenditures in 2016 – a 4.21% increase from 2015.  

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Fayetteville Holds NC’s Official Lafayette Birthday Celebration




The community continues to honor its connection to Lafayette by holding an annual birthday celebration, to be held this year September 8 through 9.  Although his actual birthday is September 6th, the weekend after Labor Day has been designated for this public observance.  Both the US Congress and the NC House of Representatives recognize the significance of this celebration.  In 2007, the United States Congress issued a proclamation that declared...

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