Downtown Calendar

Discover 300 years of history, a thriving art scene, music and more! There’s always something fun to discover in New Bern, NC.

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free […]

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Tryon Palace, 529 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28562 United States
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The Great Fire of 1922: 100 Year Anniversary

In 1922, the face of New Bern was forever changed. Over three thousand people were displaced in a fire that raged through the African American community, decimating hundreds of structures. […]

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The Great Fire of 1922 – 100 Year Anniversary

Fire of ’22 exhibit at the Firemen’s Museum will be open for hourly tours free of charge from 9 a.m. to noon. Register Here

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New Bern Firemen’s Museum, 420 Broad Street
New Bern, NC
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The Great Fire of 1922 – 100 Year Anniversary

Carol Becton’s presentation on the impact of the Great Fire, specifically on the African-American community and how the city rebuilt and recovered.

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St. Peter’s AME Zion Church, 617 Queen St
New Bern, NC
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The Great Fire of 1922 – 100 Year Anniversary

Fire of ’22 exhibit open for hourly tours free of charge from noon to 3 p.m Register Here  

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New Bern Firemen’s Museum, 420 Broad Street
New Bern, NC
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The Great Fire – 100 Year Anniversary

Carol Becton’s presentation on the impact of the Great Fire, specifically on the African-American community and how the city rebuilt and recovered.

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Cullman Performance Hall, 529 S. Front Street
New Bern, NC
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The Great Fire of 1922 – 100 Year Anniversary

Commemorative Service led by Bishop Kenneth Monroe

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St. Peter’s AME Zion Church, 617 Queen St
New Bern, NC
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St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church, 604 Johnson St
New Bern, NC
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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free […]

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Tryon Palace, 529 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28562 United States
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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free […]

Find out more »
Tryon Palace, 529 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28562 United States
+ Google Map
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