Carolina Places

A beloved steam locomotive comes home

A beloved steam locomotive comes home

The public can ride New Hope Valley Railway on the first Sunday of each month, starting in April

Cameron & Carthage

Cameron & Carthage

These neighboring Moore County towns offer antiques, intriguing history, BBQ and more

Hot Springs, Marshall  and Mars Hill

Hot Springs, Marshall and Mars Hill

Scenic mountain towns in Madison County that soothe and excite

The black experience

The black experience

Sites across the state explore African-American history year-round

Retracing Potter’s Raid

Retracing Potter’s Raid

A trip through eastern North Carolina countryside that is ever so peaceful 150 years later

A Gold Country Adventure

A Gold Country Adventure

Gold and more await you in the Piedmont foothills

Torpedoed!

Torpedoed!

How Ocracoke learned that one of its own went down with his ship off North Carolina’s coast during World War II

An Old Fashioned Christmas in Whynot

An Old Fashioned Christmas in Whynot

Photography by Ashley Fetner

Outer Banks History Center

The Battle of Hatteras Inlet

An important event early in the Civil War that histories often ignore

Yesteryear in Duplin County

Yesteryear in Duplin County

Life among the rural rich and famous, as well as the regular people of Duplin County

A Surry County Getaway

A Surry County Getaway

This Yadkin Valley region offers an escape from the every day

The Civil War

The Civil War

In eastern North Carolina: 1862