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The CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center showcases the State’s largest historic artifact and state of the art exhibits. The remains of the CSS Neuse and the associated artifacts were relocated to a fully enclosed and climate controlled facility...more
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Located near a nature center and the iconic Chef And The Farmer restaurant, this museum is dedicated to Kinston's experiences during the Civil War centering around the wreck of the confederate ironclad CSS Neuse. The facility is well constructed and well designed. The remains of...More
Date of experience: November 2018
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Governor Richar... M, Program Coordinator at CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for visiting Kinston and taking the time to review our museum. It is always nice to hear positive feedback about our small community and all it has to offer. We hope you will come back to visit us soon and...More
Located on a corner in downtown Kinston the building and interior displays show a tremendous amount of planning to present the history of the CSS Neuse, named after the local river.
Included are the remains of the original base of the Ironclad with a interpretation...More
This museum is the worst! It shows a lack of consideration for the Native and Afro people who originally occupied the area that fought hard and had no choice but to survive injustice everyday until it became illegal in soft terms. My whole group was...More
We were in town for a dinner and visited the museum. It was very interesting, well kept up and well presented. We only had an hour and that was not quite enough time to do it justice but nice that you could get through the...More
Date of experience: August 2018
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Governor Richar... M, Programs Coordinator at CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018
Thank you so much for taking the time to review our museum. I am glad you and your wife enjoyed your visit to Kinston and I hope you both will visit us again soon. We have several exciting programs planned for the remainder of the...More
This place is a first class, well designed museum to the Confederate ironclads and their role in the Civil War. The staff was friendly and helpful. We practically had the place to ourselves late on a Friday afternoon. More people should know about this gem.