Things to Do and See
Where Governors ruled, Legislators debated, Patiots gathered and George Washington danced.
Pepsi-Cola was first invented by Caleb Bradham in his pharmacy in 1898. The store is located in the original location where Bradham first invented Pepsi-Cola.
CAROLINIAN SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL
The Carolinian Shakespeare Festival is a grass-roots summer theatre program designed to enrich the lives of the people of Eastern North Carolina by making classic works of literature accessible to every one, especially the new generation.
The New Bern Civic Theatre
is devoted to the performing arts. It serves as a vital artistic resource for the people of Eastern North Carolina.
Enjoy a daytime tour of New Bern’s downtown and historic district or choose a romantic evening drive through this beautiful coastal own all while relaxing in a horse drawn carriage.
Since 1949 Mitchell’s Decorative Hardware
has been the source relied upon by interior designers, architects, custom builders and consumers to satisfy the personal tastes of the sophisticated client.
Discover three centuries of history and architectural beauty in a comprehensive 90 minute trolley tour of historic downtown New Bern.
Take a walk through yesteryear, where horse drawn steam engines of the 1800’s are brought back to life Listen to tales of the Atlantic and Button Fire Companies.