The City of Charlotte welcomes your charter bus group to Charlotte, NC which is also called the "The Queen City". Your Charlotte charter bus will take the charter group around this place which has been home to famous personalities like Rev. Billy Graham, Michael J. Fox, and Donald Schollander. Charlotte is a city in Mecklenburg County and is the county seat. Charlotte is in the Piedmont, near the South Carolina border The estimated population, in 2003, was 584,658. The community was named for Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg, wife of former George III.
Your Charlotte charter bus will take you to a lot of very interesting stops here. This place was a major gold-producing center, until the 1848 California gold rush. Later, cotton brought prosperity. Last cabinet meeting of the Confederacy was held here in 1865.
The Charlotte charter bus has stops like Charlotte Civic Orchestra, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra for the music enthusiasts in the charter bus group. The members of charter bus group who love to hear good symphonies will enjoy both these stops of Charlotte Charter Bus very much.
Other Charlotte attractions that your charter bus group will enjoy are Caro Winds Theme Park, Mint Museum of Art, Alexander Home site, Charlotte Nature Museum, and the Discovery Place. Other places of interest for your charter bus gang are Museum of the New South, Nature Museum and Afro-American Cultural Center that can be part of your charter bus excursion of Charlotte with your charter bus group.
Your Charlotte charter bus group will love taking in the great talents at the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra. Founded in 1932 by Spanish conductor and composer Guillermo de Roxlo, the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra (CSO) has grown into one of the premier musical institutions in the Southeast, giving 115 performances each season and reaching an annual attendance of over 250,000 listeners. Building on a 70-year tradition, the Orchestra is led by the acclaimed German conductor Christ of Perick.
If you have younger riders on your charter bus tour of Charlotte, the next stop is just for you and those on your charter bus group that are still young at heart. The Charlotte Nature Museum is an urban science center that exhibits the animals and plants of the Piedmont including an ever-changing Butterfly Garden. The Nature Museum is located adjacent to Freedom Park. Children of all ages in the charter bus group will love this stop, the Nature Museum with hands-on exhibits is a lot of fun. Touching is encouraged at this museum. Your charter bus group can take in a walking tour of the facility. The Nature Museum does not provide food service; however, if your charter bus gang brought their own food, picnic facilities are available in nearby Freedom Park.
Your Charlotte charter bus will stop at the Mint Museum of Craft And Design. The charter bus group can go this museum, a sister to the Mint Museum of Art; this is a showplace for contemporary studio crafts. In addition to the 16,000-square-foot gallery, with its 40-foot-tall glass wall, the permanent collections of ceramics, glass, fiber, metal, and wood make this one of the country's major crafts museums. If your charter bus group went to Mint Museum of Art, your group only need show their receipt from that trip and this venue will be free for your charter bus group as long as you visit both on the same day.
Charlotte charter bus will stop by the Afro-American Cultural Center which is a unique organizational effort to preserve African-American history from Washington, D.C. to Georgia. Your charter bus group can take in the vast history and contributions of African-Americans throughout American's history.
The charter bus group will have so many historic places to visit in the tour of Charlotte For the sport enthusiasts on your charter bus tour, there is the Charlotte Bobcats NBA franchise. The charter group will have great time dining at the Cosmos Café, Melting Pot Restaurant.
In Charlotte you'll find the best of Southern traditions and hospitality, combined with the excitement, attractions, dining and hotels of a modern, world-class city. Whatever the charter bus group is looking for, the Charlotte charter bus will find at every stop which is rich with culture, sports, and sightseeing, Charlotte presents a diverse array of choices to fill your touring agenda.