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Art Opening for Jack Saylor
APRIL 5th, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
The Beaufort Historical Association, in partnership with Beaufort Wine and Food, is pleased to welcome artist Jack Saylor & his newest collection of work, A Thirst for the Sea. The opening will take place Saturday, April 5th from 5-7 p.m. at the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery, located on the Beaufort Historic Site, 130 Turner Street.

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Publick Day
APRIL 12th, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
As in years past, the grounds of the historic site will recreate "Publick Times" when colonial merchants set up shop outside during court sessions. Vendors will be selling antiques, vintage finds, collectibles, arts and crafts, wood crafts, furniture, hand-made jewelry, baskets, pottery and much more.

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BHA Easter Egg Hunt

APRIL 19th, 11:00 am

Children ages seven and younger are welcome to join the fun. Prizes, and refreshments and lots of eggs - it’s all free - just bring a basket!

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Located in the heart of the Beaufort's Historic District is the Beaufort Historic Site, which depicts 18th and 19th century coastal Carolina. The Site houses nine historic buildings as well as the Welcome Center on almost two acres.

The third oldest town in North Carolina, Beaufort is dedicated to preserving its rich history and retaining the charm of its early day. Recently honored as "The Coolest Small Town in America", Beaufort has been discovered for its vibrant downtown filled with great shopping, wonderful restaurants, boats in the harbor and friendly people everywhere.

Beaufort Historic Site Hours

Summer Hours
March - November
Monday - Saturday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Winter Hours
December - February
Monday - Saturday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Beaufort Historic Site
100 Block Turner Street | Beaufort, NC 28516
252.728.5225 | 800.575.7483