To a country or suburb lover, it might seem like all the city has to offer are traffic jams and narrow, stifling spaces.

Don’t cross the city off your list of possible locations to move yet, though. Take a look a these lively and fresh Uptown Charlotte attractions and you might just want to move nearby.

1. Mint Museum

Uptown Charlotte Attractions - Mint Museum.

Prepare to be inspired by the display of art and culture at Mint Museum, located in the heart of Charlotte. Whether you’re an art aficionado or you’re looking for a family friendly outing, you’ll enjoy the varied array of artistic pieces from around the country.

Tickets cost $6 for children, $10 for college students and seniors, and $15 for adults. They are taking COVID-19 precautions upon reopening and ask that visitors please wear a mask and stay home if they’re experiencing viral symptoms.

Currently, Mint Museum has 8 unique exhibitions on view, including the Continuing Conversations and Modern and Contemporary displays.

2. AvidXchange Music Factory

AvidXchange Music Factory

If you enjoy live music, stand up comedy, and restaurant dining, you’re in for a treat. AvidXchange Music Factory hosts regular concerts and comedy performances at their upbeat and lively venue.

While you’re there, choose from five local restaurants and bars for refreshment, including Bocao Sushi and La Unica Bar & Grill.

There’s no better place to experience Uptown Charlotte’s nightlife.

3. Discovery Place Science

Uptown Charlotte Attractions - Discovery Place Science

Discovery Place Science is the perfect place to bring your whole family. With nine current exhibits, there’s something for everyone to explore.

From World Alive – an indoor rainforest! – to Kidscience, a place for young children and their caregivers to tinker and test projects, imagination knows no bounds at the exhibits of Discovery Place Science.

Members get in free, but tickets are available for purchase for non-members.

Visitors can also visit the IMAX Dome Theatre, a movie theater designed with incredibly lifelike images and precise sound for a magical movie experience, every time.

4. Village Tavern

Uptown Charlotte Attractions - Village Tavern

Stop by Village Tavern, a homestyle diner in Uptown Charlotte, for a tender cut of steak, smoked filet of fish, or savory burger.

For people with dietary restrictions, they offer several vegetarian options and a gluten-free menu.

Top it off with a craft beer or one of their select wines, and you’ll finish your meal with taste buds incomparably satisfied.

5. Romare Bearden Park

Uptown Charlotte Attractions - Romare Bearden Park

Step outside for a breath of fresh air and a brisk walk at Romare Bearden Park. A pop of nature nestled deep within inner city Charlotte, the park boasts a breathtaking arrangement of flowers and foliage.

Visitors love the walking trails, shaded benches, and creek that runs alongside the park.

Be sure to keep an eye out for their regularly scheduled outdoor concerts so you can participate in the next event.

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