From classes and degree programs, to lectures and Family Fun Days at historic sites, there are many great ways to experience North Carolina’s powerful tradition of historic preservation. Please click any of the categories below to learn more.

Annual Conference

Preservation NC holds a 2-3 day conference each year in a different location in North Carolina.

The Shelter Series: Virtual Events

Click to view our virtual programming series about places that matter throughout North Carolina.


Click to learn more about preservation-related events throughout the state, or learn how to submit your event.

Traveling Exhibits

Preservation NC offers a wide variety of traveling exhibits.

Classes & Degree Programs

There are numerous undergraduate, graduate and continuing education courses at NC’s institutes of higher learning.

Preservation Honor Awards

Preservation NC honors projects and individuals for outstanding achievements in historic preservation.

Bellamy Mansion

The Bellamy Mansion Museum in Wilmington is one of Preservation NC’s stewardship properties.  It offers a multitude of special events and programs, and features one of the best preserved examples of an urban slave quarters in the United States. Click to visit their website and learn more about visiting the beautiful museum in downtown Wilmington.