Pasquotank County's seat is in Elizabeth City, an historic village with six National Historic Districts located in the far northeastern corner of North Carolina, about one hour from the Outer Banks
. Elizabeth City is also home to the largest US Coast Guard Air Base.
SOME FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EXPERIENCESExploring Elizabeth City's six Historic Districts, admiring the many antebellum mansions and learning of the City's fascinating history.
Enjoying a play at the Encore Theatre, or the Playhouse of the College of the Albemarle.
Shopping in the Pasquotank Arts Council Gallery, on Main Street.
Enjoying lunch and a decadent dessert at one of Elizabeth City's delightful restaurants.
Following the Antiques Trail of North Carolina's Albemarle, finding great bargains at the many antique shops in the area.
Visiting Jockey's Ridge and the Wright Brothers memorial at Kitty Hawk.
Exploring the wonders of the universe in the Elizabeth City State University Planetarium.
Taking a Good Ol' Days historical harbor tour on the Westwind.
Taking a journey through the history of the area at the Museum of the Albemarle.
Spending the day exploring the Outer Banks.
Taking the Currituck ferry to the winery and visiting the bucolic community of Knotts Island.