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Nearly 50 Participate in Park Day

Park Day
Historical Society Thanks Volunteers On a perfect day, volunteers from throughout Eastern North Carolina pitched in to help at New Bern Battlefield Park. Working in partnership with the Civil War Trust, the Battlefield Park hosted Park Day, an event that combined work, learning and fun.  Nearly 50 volunteers of all ages picked up their rakes […]
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Signs of Change at New Bern Battlefield Park

New Bern Civil War Battlefield
Gateway Plaza with Interpretive Signage It may not look like much now, but big changes underway at the New Bern Battlefield Park. The cement pad in the foreground will be a full color map of the battlefield that will help visitors understand what happened there during the Battle of New Bern in 1862.  The map will […]
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Civil War Adventure Day

Saturday, March 15, 2014 New Bern Battlefield Park Highway 70 East The popular Civil War Adventure Day for children is Saturday, March 15, 2014 at the New Bern Battlefield Park. It is held annually in March to commemorate the Battle of New Bern which occurred March 14, 1862. The event is for children 6 -12 years […]
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