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Jack Saylor Art Show and Sale
Through the Month of MAY

Jack Saylor's newest collection of work, A Thirst for the Sea, will be on display and available for purchase through the month of May at the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery, located on the Beaufort Historic Site, 130 Turner Street.

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Carteret County Arts & Crafts Coalition Spring Show
MAY 24-25th

Juried sale of arts and crafts of coastal artisans held three weekends a year. Held at the Beaufort Historic Site on Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day, and at another venue for a three-week show between Thanksgiving and Christmas, this is the perfect occasion to browse and buy the work of coastal artists and craftsmen. For more information, contact the Beaufort Historical Association at 252-728-5225 or stop by the Beaufort Historic Site Welcome Center at 130 Turner Street.

Art Opening for Larry Dean JUNE 5th 4:30-6:30 pm

Art opening for the 54th Annual Old Homes & Gardens Tour featured artist, Larry Dean. His show, "Beaufort's Colorful Palette," features his inaugural collection of nautical themed work and will be on display at the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery on the Beaufort Historic Site through July. For more information, stop by the Beaufort Historical Association Welcome Center at 130 Turner Street or call 252-728-5225.

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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