Found on the National Register of Historic Places, the Union County Courthouse in Monroe is worth a look for both its history and interior and exterior architecture.

Stumptown Park in downtown Matthews is well-loved for it performance stage, movies under the stars, dance areas and special events and festivals throughout the year.

See a play, attend a camp, or even audition for a show at the Matthews Playhouse. The local venue hosts shows and plays for adults and kids.