Beaufort Historic Site

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Beaufort Historic Site


  • Turner St.

    Beaufort,   NC   28516


Located in Beaufort on NC’s Southern Outer Banks on the Crystal Coast.Preservation efforts have kept Old Beaufort much as it was when the town incorporated in 1722. Tour beautifully restored historic homes interpreted in period style, the old jail, the oldest wood-framed courthouse in the state, an apothecary shop, and the Old Burying Ground. Take a tour aboard a vintage English double-decker bus and hear costumed guides tell stories of Beauforts rich past of pirates, star-crossed lovers and Confederate spies. Stroll through the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery and view the works of local and regional artists. Browse through the Old Beaufort Gift Shops extensive collection of books on local history, hand-woven rugs, locally carved decoys, fresh herbs, pottery, and much more.

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Turner St.
Beaufort NC 28516


Latitude: 34° 43' 15.24" / Longitude: -76° 39' 46.4394"

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