Richard Dobbs Spaight Exhibit Opening

'Richard Dobbs Spaight: Legacy of a North Carolina Founding Father' Exhibit Opening Reception

Friday, August 26 | 5:30-7 pm

Discover the amazing life and death of native-born North Carolina Governor, Richard Dobbs Spaight. This new Tryon Palace exhibit uses imagery and artifacts to explore Spaight’s contributions to New Bern, service to the Revolutionary cause, role in signing the Constitution, and his final resting place at Clermont Plantation in New Bern.

Duffy Exhibition Gallery
North Carolina History Center
529 South Front St.,
New Bern, NC 28562

  • Heavy Hors d'oeuvres
  • Business Casual Attire
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 
  • Live Music and Costumed Interpreters
  • Cash Bar (Beer & Wine)


Please RSVP before August 19

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