Attractions List of Famous New Bern Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the New Bern skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. New Bern architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in New Bern are included on this list. Information about these New Bern buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in New Bern and older historic landmarks.

You can rank all of these buildings, from Smith-Whitford House to John Wright Stanly House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in New Bern?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in New Bern. Famous architectural houses within the city of New Bern are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

Attmore-Oliver House

The Attmore-Oliver House is a building on the National Register of Historic Places in New Bern, North Carolina. It is on 510 Pollock Street and in the New Bern National Historic District. It was originally built in 1790 and enlarged around 1834. The house is white and features three stories and a large porch in both the front and the back. The house is owned by the New Bern Historical Society and is used for Society functions. It is open for guided tours by appointment. The house is also supposedly one of the most haunted houses in New Bern. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Bern, North Carolina, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1790


Blades House

The Blades House, also known as the W.B. Blades House, is an historic house located at 602 Middle Street, in New Bern, North Carolina, in the United States. Built in 1907 for lumber magnate William B. Blades, it was designed in the Queen Anne style by prolific local architect Herbert Woodley Simpson. On January 14, 1972, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Bern, North Carolina, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1903

Style: Queen Anne Style architecture (Great Britain & Australia)


Centenary Methodist Church

Centenary Methodist Church, also known as Centenary Memorial United Methodist Church, is a historic Methodist church located at 2585 NC 130 E near Rowland, Robeson County, North Carolina. It was built in 1885, and enlarged and modified in the Classical Revival style in 1903. It is a one-story, gable front frame building with a rectangular steeple and vestibule. A gable-front portico with cornice returns, supported by two slender wood columns, was added to the church in 1982. Adjacent to the church is the contributing cemetery with approximately 160 marked graves. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2007. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Bern, North Carolina, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1904


Central Elementary School

City/Town: New Bern, North Carolina, USA