The History Behind This Whimsical Park In North Carolina May Surprise You

North Carolina is home to a number of whimsical attractions, but none are quite as unique as is the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park in Wilson. Found at 301 Goldsboro Street, the park encompasses half a city block and is filled with enormous works of art created by local resident Vollis Simpson, a former machine shop repairman.

Learn more about Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park by visiting the official website for the park. And while you’re in Wilson, head over to the beautiful Wilson Botanical Gardens. Both of these locations are absolutely free to visit!

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Address: 301 Goldsboro St S, Wilson, NC 27893, USA