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Historic Home Tour: Elliott-Brown House

videoOn this weekend's Historic Home Tour, you can walk into a home that nearly did not make it to 2014. The Elliott-Brown House is a Queen Anne style home at 218 S. 2nd St. It was built in 1897 for Mary Taylor Elliott, who was the widow of a merchant.

Historic Home Tour: Parmele-Williams House

videoOn this year's Historic Home Tour, you will find a home that did not always stand at 213 N. 6th St. The Parmele-Williams House built in 1849 was saved by the Historic Wilmington Foundation and moved from N. 3rd St. in 1997.

Historic Home Tour: Neil McEachern House

videoThe Neil McEachern House at 214 N. 6th St. is certainly one of a kind, and it's part of this year's Historic Home Tour.

Historic Home Tour: Conrad Meister House

videoAmong the stops on this weekend's Historic Home Tour is a home built in that was part of Wilmington's first ever suburb. Built in 1916, the Conrad Meister House at 1915 Market St. was somewhat of a mystery until owners Brian York and Shane Fernando brought it back to life.

Historic Home Tour: J. Lowell White House

videoThe J. Lowell White Hhouse has unique charm and lots of history. This stop on this weekend's Historic Home Tour was built in 1925. Located at 318 N. 18th St., it has only changed hands three times since then.

Historic Home Tour: St. Stephen AME Church

videoSt. Stephen African Methodist Episcopal Church is just one of many stops on this year's Azalea Festival Home Tour. The church still serves as a center for worship and community events.

Historic Home Tour: Yopp-Goodman House

videoWe're giving you a sneak peak of houses on the Historic Home Tour all week. The Yopp-Goodman home is filled with treasures of the past, antique instruments and ghosts?

Antebellum farm house up for sale

video A historical reminder of New Hanover County's agricultural past is up for sale. The Martindale house witnessed the Civil War, the Great Depression and both World Wars. Now it can be yours.


videoIn Wilmington there are plenty of watering holes to choose from and many with colorful pasts. This one is the oldest bar in town with a history that gets better every time it’s told. ”The Barbary has been here almost 72 years as the Barbary Coast,” Co-owner Eli Ellsworth told us.

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