Thomasville, also known as “Chair City” is a beautiful town located in Davidson County, in the heart of North Carolina, United States of America. According to a recent study, Thomasville has an area of approximately 11 square miles and a number of 21,345 residents. Thomasville is famous for the important furniture industry that represents one of the pillars of its economy. The city is also the home of the oldest railroad depot in the whole state of North Carolina. If you plan to visit the state, include in your tour Thomasville and you will surely not regret visiting such a beautiful and charming town.
Big Chair is, exactly as the name of this Thomasville attraction says, a big chair. The replica of a Duncan Phyfe armchair is exposed in the city center of Thomasville and is considered a landmark of the town. The nickname of Thomasville also comes from this chair. The one that is now exposed was built in 1951 as a replacer for the original chair built in 1922 from lumber to reflect the important furniture industry in town. However, being made out of wood, the first chair needed to be replaced because it was affected by exposure.
Winding Creek Golf Course is an 18-hole public golf course located in the area within Thomasville. The course is one of the best in the area and has a wonderful layout. The greens are well taken care of and the attraction is family friendly. The facility also includes playgrounds and a large family restaurant where you can enjoy a lovely afternoon with all your family.
La Carreta is a Mexican restaurant that offers a unique dining experience. This Thomasville eatery offers delicious fresh food and emphasizes the fact that not all the dishes of the Mexican cuisine are hot and spicy, some are mild and can be enjoyed by any client that opts for a regular meal.