The North Carolina History Center currently resides at the former location of Barbour Boats, one of New Bern's most notable companies. Follow in the wake of Barbour Boats from its creation in the 1930s to its closure in 1997, and beyond.
The Barbour Boats Exhibit will be open to the public June 30, 2018 to January 13, 2019 in the Duffy Exhibition Gallery inside the North Carolina History Center.
But don't wait to visit this exhibit! The "Capt'n Hub" Barbour racing hull will be on display for a limited time only! On September 5, the "Capt'n Hub" will be returned to the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort, NC, where it lives permanently.