Salisbury NC is known for its historical preservation. Tucked inside this small town, there are 5 Local Historic Districts and an impressive total of 10 National Historic Register Districts. Additionally, you can find a whopping 63 listings on the National Register of Historic Places. Salisbury is the county seat of Rowan County and is a memorable destination of the Piedmont Region of North Carolina. The Historic Salisbury Foundation is one of the most involved advocacy groups that work to save Salisbury’s history as we expand into our future.