List of National Historic Landmarks in North Carolina

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This is a List of National Historic Landmarks in North Carolina.

North Carolina has 38 National Historic Landmarks:

[1]Landmark nameImageDate designated[2]LocationCountyDescription
1Bentonville Battlefield
100 px
June 19, 1996
(#70000460)
Bentonville and Newton Grove
35°18′23″N 78°19′26″W / 35.306389°N 78.323889°W / 35.306389; -78.323889 (Bentonville Battlefield)
JohnstonSite of Battle of Bentonville
2Bethabara
1934 HABS photo
January 20, 1999
(#78001948)
Winston-Salem
36°09′16″N 80°17′55″W / 36.154444°N 80.298611°W / 36.154444; -80.298611 (Bethabara)
ForsythArea of 1753 Moravian settlement
3Bethania Historic District
Bethania Historic District
August 7, 2001
(#76001321)
Bethania
36°11′02″N 80°20′13″W / 36.183889°N 80.336944°W / 36.183889; -80.336944 (Bethania Historic District)
Forsyth
4Biltmore Estate
Biltmore Estate
May 23, 1963
(#66000586)
Asheville
35°32′23″N 82°33′03″W / 35.53965°N 82.55095°W / 35.53965; -82.55095 (Biltmore Estate)
35°32′23″N 82°33′03″W / 35.53965°N 82.55095°W / 35.53965; -82.55095 (Biltmore Estate)
BuncombeNRHP 66000586. Updated documentation 4/05/05 noted in PDF 007.
5W. T. Blackwell and Company Tobacco Factory
Blackwell and Company Tobacco Factory
December 22, 1977
(#74001346)
Durham
35°59′44″N 78°54′14″W / 35.995457°N 78.903959°W / 35.995457; -78.903959 (W. T. Blackwell and Company Tobacco Factory)
DurhamAlso known as Bull Durham Tobacco Factory.
6Blandwood
Blandwood
June 7, 1988
(#70000455)
Greensboro
36°04′13″N 79°47′44″W / 36.070384°N 79.795425°W / 36.070384; -79.795425 (Blandwood)
GuilfordNRHP 70000455
7Cape Hatteras Light Station
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
August 5, 1998
(#78000266)
Buxton
35°15′02″N 75°31′44″W / 35.250556°N 75.528806°W / 35.250556; -75.528806 (Cape Hatteras Light Station)
DareAt 208 feet (63 m) tall, tallest lighthouse in the United States.
8Capitol (North Carolina)
Capitol (North Carolina)
November 6, 1973
(#70000476)
Raleigh
35°46′52″N 78°38′20″W / 35.781249°N 78.638897°W / 35.781249; -78.638897 (Capitol (North Carolina))
WakeCapitol building, part of Capitol Area Historic District.
9Chowan County Courthouse
1939 HABS photo
April 15, 1970
(#70000447)
Edenton
36°03′21″N 76°36′30″W / 36.055968°N 76.608337°W / 36.055968; -76.608337 (Chowan County Courthouse)
ChowanNRHP 70000447
10Christ Episcopal Church
Christ Episcopal Church
December 23, 1987
(#87002597)
Raleigh
35°46′52″N 78°38′16″W / 35.781146°N 78.637648°W / 35.781146; -78.637648 (Christ Episcopal Church)
WakePerhaps earliest Gothic architecture church in the South, designed in 1846 by Richard Upjohn
11Connemara, The Carl Sandburg Farm
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site
May 23, 1968
(#68000013)
Flat Rock
35°16′04″N 82°27′06″W / 35.267778°N 82.451667°W / 35.267778; -82.451667 (Connemara, The Carl Sandburg Farm)
Henderson
12Cooleemee
Cooleemee Plantation
June 2, 1978
(#73001334)
Mocksville
35°51′12″N 80°24′36″W / 35.8534°N 80.41°W / 35.8534; -80.41 (Cooleemee)
DaviePlantation
13Coolmore
1939 HABS photo
June 2, 1978
(#71000581)
Tarboro
35°55′29″N 77°35′46″W / 35.9248°N 77.596°W / 35.9248; -77.596 (Coolmore)
EdgecombePlantation
14Cupola House
1940 HABS photo
April 15, 1970
(#70000889)
Edenton
36°03′28″N 76°36′33″W / 36.057856°N 76.609261°W / 36.057856; -76.609261 (Cupola House)
ChowanA house with a cupola
15Josephus Daniels House
Josephus Daniels House
December 8, 1976
(#76001342)
Raleigh
35°47′56″N 78°38′51″W / 35.798937°N 78.647597°W / 35.798937; -78.647597 (Josephus Daniels House)
WakeHome of Josephus Daniels
16Duke Homestead and Tobacco Factory
Duke Homestead and Tobacco Factory
November 13, 1966
(#66000590)
Durham
36°02′06″N 78°55′16″W / 36.035°N 78.921111°W / 36.035; -78.921111 (Duke Homestead and Tobacco Factory)
DurhamHomestead and factory of Washington Duke
17Fort Fisher
Fort Fisher (painting/excerpt 1890): shows stylized earthen walls along the Northern Bastion.
November 5, 1961
(#66000595)
Wilmington
33°58′18″N 77°55′10″W / 33.9717°N 77.9194°W / 33.9717; -77.9194 (Fort Fisher)
New HanoverA fort
18Guilford Court House Battlefield
Nathanael Greene statue at Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
January 3, 2001
(#66000069)
Greensboro
36°07′53″N 79°50′47″W / 36.131389°N 79.846389°W / 36.131389; -79.846389 (Guilford Court House Battlefield)
GuilfordPartially preserved site of American Revolutionary War's Battle of Guilford Court House
19Hardaway SiteUpload image
June 21, 1990
(#84002529)
Badin
35°24′38″N 80°06′53″W / 35.4105°N 80.1147°W / 35.4105; -80.1147 (Hardaway Site)
StanlyAn archaeological site
20Hayes Plantation
1940 HABS photo
November 7, 1973
(#74001341)
Edenton
36°02′53″N 76°36′08″W / 36.048189°N 76.602229°W / 36.048189; -76.602229 (Hayes Plantation)
ChowanA plantation
21Hinton Rowan Helper HouseUpload image
November 7, 1973
(#73001336)
Mocksville
35°54′18″N 80°36′17″W / 35.905137°N 80.604724°W / 35.905137; -80.604724 (Hinton Rowan Helper House)
DavieA house
22Market House
Market House
November 7, 1973
(#70000451)
Fayetteville
35°03′04″N 78°52′40″W / 35.050991°N 78.877781°W / 35.050991; -78.877781 (Market House)
CumberlandMarket below, town hall above
23MONITOR
Engraving of the Monitor sinking
June 23, 1986
(#74002299)
Cape Hatteras
35°00′06″N 75°24′23″W / 35.001667°N 75.406389°W / 35.001667; -75.406389 (MONITOR)
DareNRHP 74002299. USS Monitor shipwreck (ironclad).
24Nash-Hooper House
1965 HABS photo
November 11, 1971
(#71000610)
Hillsborough
36°04′37″N 79°06′01″W / 36.077058°N 79.100232°W / 36.077058; -79.100232 (Nash-Hooper House)
OrangeNRHP 71000610
25North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company Building
100 px
May 15, 1975
(#75001258)
Durham
35°59′45″N 78°54′03″W / 35.995972°N 78.900951°W / 35.995972; -78.900951 (North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company Building)
DurhamNRHP 75001258
26NORTH CAROLINA
The USS North Carolina Battleship Memorial, seen from downtown Wilmington, across the mouth of the Cape Fear River
January 14, 1986
(#82004893)
Wilmington
34°14′06″N 77°56′34″W / 34.2349°N 77.942855°W / 34.2349; -77.942855 (NORTH CAROLINA)
New HanoverNRHP 82004893. USS North Carolina (battleship).
27Old East
Old East
December 21, 1965
(#66000596)
Chapel Hill
35°54′38″N 79°03′03″W / 35.910618°N 79.05075°W / 35.910618; -79.05075 (Old East)
OrangeFirst building of first state university in the United States, built in 1795
28Old Salem Historic District
Living History interpreters portraying two young women of Salem. The seated woman is copying Bible verses using a quill.
November 13, 1966
(#66000591)
Winston-Salem
36°05′12″N 80°14′31″W / 36.086624°N 80.2419°W / 36.086624; -80.2419 (Old Salem Historic District)
ForsythNRHP 66000591
29Palmer-Marsh House
1962 HABS photo
April 15, 1970
(#70000439)
Bath
35°28′30″N 76°48′51″W / 35.474870°N 76.814170°W / 35.474870; -76.814170 (Palmer-Marsh House)
BeaufortNRHP 70000439
30Pinehurst Historic DistrictUpload image
June 19, 1996
(#73001361)
Pinehurst
35°11′42″N 79°28′23″W / 35.1951°N 79.473164°W / 35.1951; -79.473164 (Pinehurst Historic District)
MooreA historic upmarket golf resort
31Playmakers Theatre
Playmakers Theatre
November 7, 1973
(#71000605)
Chapel Hill
35°54′17″N 79°03′02″W / 35.904754°N 79.050450°W / 35.904754; -79.050450 (Playmakers Theatre)
OrangeNRHP 71000605
32Reed Gold Mine
Panning for gold at the Reed Gold Mine
May 23, 1966
(#66000587)
Concord
35°17′08″N 80°28′12″W / 35.28542°N 80.46996°W / 35.28542; -80.46996 (Reed Gold Mine)
CabarrusNRHP 66000587. Site of first gold discovery in United States
33Salem Tavern
1934 HABS photo
January 29, 1964
(#66000592)
Winston-Salem
36°05′07″N 80°14′30″W / 36.085336°N 80.241745°W / 36.085336; -80.241745 (Salem Tavern)
ForsythNRHP 66000592
34Single Brothers' House
1940 HABS photo
April 15, 1970
(#70000454)
Winston-Salem
36°05′15″N 80°14′32″W / 36.087560°N 80.242105°W / 36.087560; -80.242105 (Single Brothers' House)
ForsythNRHP 70000454
35Town Creek Indian Mound
Town Creek Indian Mound
July 19, 1964
(#66000594)
Mount Gilead
35°10′58″N 79°55′46″W / 35.182806°N 79.929472°W / 35.182806; -79.929472 (Town Creek Indian Mound)
MontgomeryArchaeological site
36Union Tavern
HABS photo
May 15, 1975
(#75001245)
Milton
36°32′12″N 79°12′24″W / 36.536567°N 79.206785°W / 36.536567; -79.206785 (Union Tavern)
CaswellNRHP 75001245
37Thomas Wolfe House
Thomas Wolfe House
November 11, 1971
(#71000572)
Asheville
35°35′45″N 82°32′43″W / 35.595699°N 82.545287°W / 35.595699; -82.545287 (Thomas Wolfe House)
BuncombeNRHP 71000572
38Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center
Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center
January 3, 2001
(#66000071)
Kill Devil Hills
36°01′14″N 75°40′03″W / 36.020659°N 75.667596°W / 36.020659; -75.667596 (Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center)
Dare

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  1. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  2. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.

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