Coast Region Historic Sites

Colonial Games at Historic Bath

North Carolina's coast is a place of firsts. From our state's first colonial capital at Tryon Palace in New Bern to the first Tar Heel town at Historic Bath to the site of England's first colonization attempt in the New World at Roanoke Island Festival Park, there's so much to explore.

Use the tiles below to learn more about these eight remarkable places and plan your trip today.

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