CSS Neuse Civil War Museum: Phase I

Organization:
CSS Neuse Gunboat Association, Inc.
Amount:
$100,000.00
Program Area:
Open Grants Program
County of Applicant:
Lenoir
Description:

The purpose of this Golden LEAF grant is to assist the City of Kinston and Lenoir County with Phase I architectural and engineering plans to establish a Civil War museum in downtown Kinston to preserve the CSS Neuse, one of only three ironclad Civil War gunboats on display in the world. The project will serve as a hub for 26 other Civil War sites that are being packaged to promote cultural and heritage tourism in eastern North Carolina and the state.

Contact:
Mr. Thomas L. Lee Jr. PO Box 3043 Kinston, North Carolina 28502-3043 (252) 939-3271
Areas Served:
Lenoir

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