Downtown Wilmington’s Historic Battleship

March 20, 2019

At Brunswick Forest we are proud of our local history. Southeastern North Carolina is known for its rich history, and Downtown Wilmington is no exception. The Wilmington area has plenty of unique historic landmarks, but none are quite as breathtaking as the one docked across the river. First opened in 1961, The Battleship North Carolina is one of the most recognizable national landmarks in North Carolina. Moored in dignified solitude,… [Read More…]

Battleship North Carolina Completes Walkway

May 8, 2018

One of North Carolina’s most popular attractions, the USS Battleship North Carolina, has just completed a two-year long, $17 million renovation, which includes a new cofferdam and half-mile long walkway around the ship. Dedicating the new walkway to U.S. Veterans, the ship held an invitation-only ceremony on Thursday, April 26th. Since coming to her berth in 1961, the ship has had over 50 years of wind and water at the… [Read More…]