North Carolina State Historic Sites


Closings at North Carolina State Historic Sites and Museums for Feb. 11

RALEIGH, NC Feb. 11, 2014 – Due to adverse weather conditions, several N.C. State Historic Sites and museums within the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources are operating on different schedules Feb. 11. They include: East CSS Neuse, Kinston — closes Feb. 11 at 2 p.m. Gov. Charles B. Aycock Birthplace, Fremont — closes Feb. 11 at […]


Reed Gold Mine Fee Increase Effective August 1

MIDLAND – Visitors to Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site in Cabarrus County will see a fee increase for panning for gold effective Aug. 1. The current price is $2 per pan for individuals and $1.50 for scheduled groups. The new prices will be $3 for i…


Tryon Palace Receives Grant from Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo has made a grant in support of Tryon Palace‘s “History is My Story”, a program of Education and Interpretation that brings history to life through a variety of mediums for visitors of all ages.  The grant, in the amount o…