The Square

Plaza, Historic Site, Outdoor Sculpture
W Trade St. (at Tryon St.)
Charlotte, NC 28202


  • There was a courthouse at this intersection and the site of the Battle of Charlotte on September 26, 1780. Watch this C-SPAN American History TV video for more history of the battle.
  • May 20th features commemorations of the 1775 Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence. Arrive about 11:30 for the noon reenactment.
  • Improvements yearly. Looks nice.
  • It's always fun, you never know what you're gonna see here!

Nearby places

300 S Church St (at W 3rd St)
135 Levine Avenue of the Arts
210 East Trade Street (College St.)