Special Programs and Policy Initiatives

A cannon is recovered from the wreck of Blackbeard's flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge

Not everything we do fits easily into one box. Whether it's combining history with science to help preserve the wreck of Blackbeard's flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge, honoring our state's leaders in the fine arts, literature, public service and science or helping to beautify our North Carolina's roads and bridges, our special programs showcase some of the best and brightest that the Tar Heel State has to offer and tell unique stories from North Carolina history.

Click the tiles below to learn more about each.