6415 Southern Village Drive
Wilson, NC 27896
Phone: (252) 265-8850
Fax: (252) 265-8855
One of the biggest parks in Rocky Mount, Sunset Park has something for everyone. The park houses two baseball courts with lights where you can find locals practicing their game. Since the park is located near River Drive, it also consists of a boat ramp. Tennis lovers visit often for a relaxing game at one of their 11 courts. You can indulge in a quiet picnic lunch at their picnic area. There is also a mini train and a merry-go-round for children.
Braswell Memorial Library is a public library based in Rocky Mount. The library exhibits an array of books that you can browse through for all age groups and on varied subjects. There are ebooks available at this place as well. The library also organizes engagement and interactive activities for children from time to time. Check their website for more information.
The Walnut Hill Historic District is a 157 acre (64 hectares) historic area comprising of 40 residential structures. The district shows a mix of Victorian and Gothic Revival styles of architecture. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000 because of its historical importance.