Asheboro is a great destination for travel! The North Carolina Zoo, located just south of Asheboro, is one of the largest natural-habitat zoos in the world and is home to hundreds of animals from North America and Africa.
While you're in Asheboro, be sure to visit our downtown area (downtown map - pdf). This vibrant community center is home to unique shopping, local restaurants and a variety of art. The historic Sunset Theatre is also located downtown, and is a great place to see a movie or local concert.
The Heart of NC Visitor's Bureau is your best source for information on things to do and see around Asheboro. Visit their web site or call 1-800-626-2672 for information on shopping, dining, activities and more, or to request a free visitor's brochure.