East Region Historic Sites

A crowd watches a cannon blast off at Bentonville Battlefield

Our four historic sites in North Carolina's eastern region include the site of the largest of Civil War battle in the Tar Heel State, a new museum that preserves one of the war's few remaining ironclads, the site of the first official cry for independence and the birthplace of Charles B. Aycock, North Carolina's "education governor."

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

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