2012 E. Marion St.
Shelby, NC 28150
Phone: (704) 482-5666
Fax: (704) 482-1367
2012 E. Marion St., Shelby, NC, US, 28150
- Phone: (704) 482-5666
- Fax: (704) 482-1367
This park is a great way to reflect on the revolutionary war that took place on October 7, 1980. Kings Mountain National Military Park, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996, beautifully commemorates the Battle of Kings Mountain, which was a first major patriotic victory to have happened after the British invasion of Charleston in May 1780. No wonder Thomas Jefferson referred to it as a turning point event. The park offers an adventurous mix of camping, picnicking, hiking trails and a functional history farm. Admission is free and an average visit would probably take one to two hours.
Climb rugged peaks rising 800 feet above the surrounding countryside at this park that is well known for its rock climbing opportunities and is one of the busiest parks in North Carolina. Other features of the park include over 15 miles of hiking and nature trails, numerous picnic facilities, water sports activities, and a primitive pack-in camp.
Gaffney is a quaint town in South Carolina that is part of the greater Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson area. This small town is nicknamed the Peach Capital of South Carolina and when their annual Peach Festival rolls around, you'll understand why. With a four-story water tower painted in the likeness of a ripe peach, affectionately dubbed Peachoid, Gaffney is a town with a big heart - which is probably in the shape of a giant peach.
The largest flying American flag in the world, this 7,410 square foot flag is 65 feet tall, 114 feet wide, and weighs 180 pounds. The flag is visible for 30 miles from its location.
The First Presbyterian Church at Lincolnton in North Carolina is precisely located at West Main Street. Erected in 1900s era, the ancient church welcomes diverse people from various ages as well as nature. It imbibes love and faith in Jesus and strives for the spiritual growth of worshipers. It featured on the National Register of Historic Places.
The First United Methodist Church is a famed historic church site in the Lincolnton region of North Carolina. Built in 1919, the church house is accurately situated at 201 E. Main Street. It occupies less than one acre of land area and stands stern even today. Designed by architects Carlton, C. W. it is a fine example of the Classical Revival style of architecture. The monumental church building has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places as from December 14, 1994.
Features three-eighteen hole miniature golf courses, an arcade and batting cages.
The Hoyle House in Dallas, North Carolina was the home of Pieter Heyl, a German miller. An extraordinary example of German-American architecture, the two floored house was constructed sometime in the mid 1700s. It underwent various alterations over the years as it was passed from generation from generation and today one can see a mix of many architectural styles, with evident Federal and Georgian influences. The property was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.