Greenville is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River. It is conveniently located just east of the popular town of Columbia, which is approximately forty miles away. Greenville is considered to be the fastest growing metropolitan in the state of South Carolina. Tourists from all over the world visit Greenville every year to take in the wonderful scenic sights and the fine dining restaurants.
The Peace Center is a fine performing arts center located within Greenville, South Carolina. It is composed mainly of a performing arts complex, concert hall, and theater. You will find many fine restaurants in downtown Greenville which offers you wonderful food and beverages while you relax and enjoy the beauty of the downtown area. You will also find that there are several hotels in Downtown Greenville including the famous Comfort Inn and Suites.
The second major performing arts center in Greenville is the historic Kiesling Opera House. This beautiful art performance center was built in 1923 and is one of the oldest operating theaters in the state. The theater is divided into three main performance centers where a tourist may choose from. The Central Repertory Theatre, The Kiesling Opera House, and thegate Uptown Theater. Tourists typically spend the evening at the Central Repertory Theatre watching the famous classical musicals while they enjoy the jazz, gospel music, or any other type of performance the performing arts have to offer.
A wonderful attraction that is geared towards Greenville residents as well as visitors is the famousumbership museum. If you visit Greenville you need to make sure to visit theumbership museum since it offers you a one-of-a-kind look at life on the waterfront. There are more than a hundred boats which take you on a trip through history and culture of Greenville and the Mississippi Delta. You will view life-size replicas of schooners, steamboat, schooners, and more. The boat tour is included with your ticket to the event.
Greenville is also home to several popular annual cultural festivals such as Jazz Fest, Cinco de Mayo, Art and Food Fest, and a multitude of other festivals. If you are planning to attend one of these festivals, make sure to check if the events are happening near a popular downtown Greenville hotel. Most of these events are held every year in early June. A hotel near any of these festival events will give you easy access to all of the exciting shows and activities.
In order to explore all that Greenville has to offer a visitor there are various options for sight seeing. Two popular places to visit are the Peace Center and the historic Kiehne Building. At the Peace Center you can witness civil rights demonstrations throughout the year. Visitors can also enjoy the Sunday service at the church and tour the museum, which features many rare items on display. The Kiehne Building is home to the city’s largest ballet and music centers. The theater here features one of the best known productions in Greenville, which attracts thousands of people each year.