New Bern Preservation Foundation, Inc.

Progress through Preservation

The mission of the New Bern Preservation Foundation is to preserve historically significant structures and sites in and around New Bern.


It's about time for the Antique Show & Sale
and the Raffle.






Volunteers, Lynne & John Price & Karen Monroe spreading the word at Mumfest

that President Washington is coming to town.


Annual Meeting


Big Success

Over 100 people turned up to elect new board and officers for 2015 and honor Bette & Buzz Mead.

Volunteer Bartenders, Steve O'Brien & Ben Parrish


Question: Who's hungry?

Answer: the people of New Bern

for a look inside the Depot.

Over 1300 people came in to see the "before" picture of this historic building, Sunday September 22.

Dining at the Depot!



The May Preservation Month Event was

MAY 21 4-6 PM



If only they could let you slide down the poles...

(note: there are 2, 1 for Atlantic & 1 for Button)


The Mission of the New Bern Preservation Foundation

is to preserve historically significant structures and sites

in and around New Bern.

Dallas Blackiston opened the doors of the Depot

for 80+ enthusiastic people November 2, 2013. 

Join the Depot 100.  Information at the bottom of this page.


Diamond Partner in Preservation

Precision Molding & Woodworks

Media Sponsor

Sun Journal

Platinum Partners in Preservation


Jim Hodges

Linda Lore

Nancy & Joe Mansfield

ET & Champ Mitchell

Mary & Ray Tait

Gold Partners in Preservation

Carolina East Health Systems

Emily & George Henson

Nancy & Bill Hollows

Carolyn & Charles Peterson

Ward and Smith, P.A.


Silver Partners in Preservation

Norman & Phyllis Hoffman

Gail Jessup Foundation

Kellum Law Firm

Arnie & Penny Litteken

Bob & Carol Mattocks

Bette & Buzz Mead

Paige & Rob Miller

Vieve Moeckel

Bronze Partners in Preservation

Coastal Carolina Health Care

Maria & John Cho

HomePlace Assisted Living &

McCarthy Court Independent Living

J. Randal Hunter, Esq,

Roselie & Dick McDevitt

Pat & Tom Schaible

Beth & Dick Wagner

Cheryl & John Young






The New Bern Preservation Foundation invites you to become a member of the


New Bern’s Union Station Depot is ready for total restoration.  The funds for the roof have been secured and we are raising funds to complete this wonderfully historic building.  The Foundation, in partnership with the City of New Bern and the North Carolina Railroad and You will..






The Depot 100 Campaign goal is to get 100 individuals to donate $100 per year for 5 years.   If you wish to remit your total 5-year pledge, you will receive a 17" x 22" print of the depot (image above).  Everyone will receive updates on the project and recognition from the Foundation thanking you for your participation. 


Please join us to SAVE THE DEPOT.  Checks should be made payable to the New Bern Preservation Foundation – Depot 100.   Or, you may use PayPal on our website:



Name    ___________________________________


Address ___________________________________




Phone   __________________________



___ Enclosed is my check for $100; please bill me annually.


___ Enclosed is my check for $500 for all 5 years.



__  yes, please send updates to my email address: _____________________



Want to make a donation to the Cause?

or just pay your dues?


Just click on "Make a Donation" below.


The New Bern Preservation Foundation, Inc. is an exempt
organization under sectionk501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 

We are also classified as a public charity under sections 509 (a)(1)

and 170 (b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions to the New Bern Preservation Foundation are deductible under section 170

of the Code and we are qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers

or gifts under section 2055, 2016 or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code.


We are located at 510-B Pollock St., New Bern, NC 28560.

mailing address: PO Box 207

New Bern, NC  28563

telephone (252) 633-6448

fax (252) 633-4428


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