It's Better in Person – Person County Tourism

Diet is a four-letter word

After spending a fun filled day boating on the lake or shopping around our quaint uptown, your stomach's going to be hungry for some food. And we're not talking about ordered-through-a-speaker-and picked-up-in-a-bag cuisine. Oh, no! We're talking fine Southern fare made from recipes passed down from generations. We're talking fresh vegetables direct from the local farmer's field. Meats seasoned, grilled and served in a way that treats a diet like the four-letter word it is. But before you select an entrée, you have to pick a location. And, in Person County, our restaurants and chefs are as interesting and colorful…... read more »


Disc Golf in Person County

So what is Disc Golf? Disc Golf is a game designed much like regular golf, with 18 holes, but instead of golf balls, you are throwing plastic discs into baskets along a designed course with the goal of hitting the basket with as few throws as possible. Intrigued yet?Person County is proud to have THREE disc golf courses which make for a fun weekend in the outdoors full of hiking, disc golf and beautiful scenery.So here are the fast facts about our three courses to help you plan for your next Disc Golf outing in Person County!1. Rockness MonsterCreated in…... read more »


The Person County Museum

There are eight buildings on the Museum campus that house exhibits that highlight different parts of Person County history. Permanent exhibits include aspects of the African American community, the American Indian Community of the Sappony Tribe, and military history/memorabilia from the Revolutionary War through the Iraq War. Permanent buildings house tobacco history/ memorabilia, a doctor's office from the mid 1800's, and a general store that showcases a unique doll collection. There is also a Veterans' Plaza and Courtyard with a gazebo where you can sit and reflect.You don't need to have a knowledge or fondness for Person County to enjoy…... read more »