Upcoming Events

  • December 1-4:  Community-wide Commemoration of the 1922 Great Fire of New Bern
  • December 8:  Duty in the Midst of Chaos: The Final Days of New Bern's Confederate Hospitals, presentation by Wade Sokolosky. 6:30pm at Cullman Hall, NC History Center
  • December 10:  Book Signing:  Wade Sokolosky, NC's Confederate Hospitals, 1861-1863, Vol I, 10am - 2pm at New Bern Battlefield Park
  • January 22, 2023:  Annual Lore Lecture: Carpetbaggers, Scalawags & Spies: Clandestine Affairs in New Bern 1861-1865, presented by Eddie Ellis. 2pm at Orringer Auditorium, Craven Community College; reception following.
  • January 23, 2023:  Lunch & Learn: Carpetbaggers, Scalawags & Spies: Clandestine Affairs in New Bern 1861-1865 (condensed version), presented by Eddie Ellis. 11:30am at Carolina Colours Pavilion 
  • February 15, 2023:  Lunch & Learn: Forgotten Black Soldiers at the Battle of New Bern, presented by NBHS Historian Claudia Houston. 11:30am at Carolina Colours Pavilion 

Partner Events:

  • Fridays thru Sundays, Face to Face: Civil War Sketches and Stories, an exhibit at the New Bern Academy Museum owned by Tryon Palace, 12:30 pm-4:30 pm.  
  • Cedar Grove Cemetery Tours upon request, given by our partners the Earl of Craven Questers, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the restoration and preservation of Cedar Grove Cemetery.  Contact Earl of Craven Questers for details. 
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