Historic Bath to host ‘After Dark’ tour

Published 5:47 pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017

BATH — Have you ever wondered what Bath used to be like? Who used to walk the beautiful colonial streets? What stories have long been forgotten?

Join Historic Bath Oct. 13 and 14 for an afterhours walking tour through North Carolina’s oldest town. Hear stories from the dead who once walked the streets of Bath. From Gov. Eden and Blackbeard the Pirate, to Edna Ferber, “Bath Towne After Dark” is sure to be a night you will not forget.

Tickets for the evening tours can be purchased in advance, or the night of the event. Tour times are 6 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m., 7 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m., and the last tour will leave at 8 p.m. Tour groups will be limited to 20 people. Tickets can be purchased at the Historic Bath Visitor Center at $12 for adults, $8 for students, and kids 5 and under are free. Don’t miss this opportunity to step back in time and meet some of the people who formerly made this beautiful town home.

For additional information on the program at Historic Bath, please call 252-923-3971. Historic Bath is located at 207 Carteret St., Bath, and is within the Division of State Historic Sites of the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.