About WilliamstonWilliamston was the birthplace of Asa Biggs, the first Confederate judge. A visitor center occupies the Federal-style home where the Biggs family lived from 1835 until 1862, when they fled in advance of approaching Union forces.
Equestrian shows and various sports events take place in the indoor coliseum at the Senator Bob Martin Eastern Agricultural Center, 2900 SR 125 South; phone (252) 792-5802 or (888) 792-5802.
Visitor Centers Martin County Visitor's Center NC TeleCenter 415 East Blvd. Williamston, NC 27892. Phone:(252)792-6605 or (800)776-8566
Self-guiding ToursA walking tour brochure available from the visitor center describes the variety of architectural styles that can be seen in Williamston's two separate historic districts.
In-person hotel evaluations are unscheduled to ensure the inspector has an experience similar to that of members. All hotels must meet the same basic requirements for cleanliness, comfort and hospitality to be AAA Approved. A rating of one to five AAA Diamonds tells members what type of experience to expect, from no-frills to highly personalized.