Visiting the North Carolina General Assembly

Directions to the North Carolina Legislative Complex:

FROM West/Northwest I-40 or US 70

I-40: Take exit 289.  This becomes Wade Avenue.  As Wade Avenue ends, exit right onto Capital Boulevard South towards downtown.  After Capital Boulevard becomes Dawson Street, turn left on Jones Street.  The Legislative Building will be located 2 blocks away on the left.

US 70: US 70 becomes Glenwood Avenue.  Stay on Glenwood to Wade Avenue.  Cross the overpass and exit on Wade Avenue East.  As Wade Avenue ends, exit right onto Capital Boulevard South towards downtown.  After Capital Boulevard becomes Dawson Street, turn left on Jones Street.  The Legislative Building will be located 2 blocks away on the left.

 

FROM Northeast US 64 US 1 and US 401

US 64: Continue on New Bern Avenue (inbound New Bern Avenue becomes Edenton Street) to the intersection of Edenton and North Wilmington.  Turn right onto North Wilmington Street.  Turn left at the second traffic signal onto Lane Street.  The Legislative Office Building will be on your right, and the Legislative Building will be on your left.

US 1 and US 401: Continue on Capital Boulevard South towards downtown.  After Capital Boulevard becomes Dawson Street, turn left on Jones Street.  The Legislative Building will be located 2 blocks away on the left.

 

FROM East/ Southeast I-40 US 70

US 70 merges into US 401.  Continue north and stay right on South Wilmington Street.  You will pass the State Capital Building on your left.  The Legislative Building will be located 2 blocks away on the left.

I-40: Exit I-440 West.  Proceed to the South Saunders Street exit and exit right.  Travel north on South Saunders Street, which becomes McDowell Street.  Continue on McDowell to Jones Street.  Turn right on Jones Street.  The Legislative Building will be located 1 block away on the left.

 

FROM South/ Southwest US 1 and US 64/US 401 US 1 and US 64

Exit onto I-440 East and proceed to South Saunders Street.  Exit at South Saunders Street and go north on South Saunders Street, which later becomes McDowell Street.  Continue on McDowell to Jones Street.  Turn right on Jones Street.  The Legislative Building will be located 1 block away on the left.

US 401:

Continue north and stay right on South Wilmington Street.  You will pass the State Capital Building on your left.  The Legislative Building will be located 2 blocks away on the left.