A City of Brotherhood and Industry
Winston-Salem was first settled in 1753. Since then, traditions of its Moravian founders have created the foundation for a city on the move. Meant to be a hub of trade, it quickly attracted new settlers and interest from neighboring communities. In the 21st century its historic architecture and unique heritage is still bringing hundreds of thousands of people each year to modern Winston-Salem. We are proud to say that Winston-Salem made Forbe's Where To Go Next: 14 Best Places To Travel In The US In 2019 list!
While you are visiting, please enjoy our restaurants and attractions. For information on these, please visit the website of the area’s visitor center, Visit Winston-Salem.