The New Bern Historical Society is dedicated to sharing the rich history of New Bern, NC and has been doing so since 1923. The Historical Society offices are located in the Attmore-Oliver House, c. 1790, in New Bern’s historic district. In addition to offices there is a Civil War display and room installations reflecting life in the mid-19th century. Beautiful historic gardens are located behind the house. The New Bern Historical Society also owns and stewards 30+ acres of the Battle of New Bern’s Civil War battlefield. The New Bern Battlefield Park is located near James City just off of Highway 70 East.
Although I have posted this photo before it is one of my favorites so here you go again. Taken during the great storm of 1913 that took out the Neuse River Bridge. This bridge was built around 1898 I ...
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This is our 25th year of Ghostwalk and so today we are announcing our first 2015 Ghostwalk contest. Here is a photo of our Granny who is part of our Un-Modern family. Just post here YOUR Granny's favorite saying anytime from 10/2-10/7 at midnight. A winner will be chosen at random and announced on 10/8. The winner will win 2 free Adult 2015 Ghostwalk Tickets.(worth $32) You must be 18 to enter this contest and all rules are posted in the Notes section. There will be a different question posted every week for three weeks. You may win only once. #NewBernHistoricalGhostwalk ... See MoreSee Less
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