Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

MARCH 5, 2006 -- An event in Wilmington allowed New Hanover County residents to explore the city free of charge.

The event held on Sunday was called "Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown."

The Aquarium at Fort Fisher was just one of many stops on the annual tour. More than 30 attractions in the Wilmington area were offered for free. Some of those attractions included the Battleship, Screen Gems Studios and Airlie Gardens.

The event is held every spring.