The American Revolution Tour of North Carolina

A game of cat-and-mouse ends in a climactic battle…

Brothers fight brothers (and sisters and mothers)…

Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge

Governors are kicked out and kidnapped…

Gov. Thomas BurkeRoyal Gov. Josiah Martin

Independence is declared, first among the colonies…

Old map of Halifax

This is the American Revolution Tour of North Carolina™, a guide to visiting the battles and human stories of the Revolutionary War across the first “state” of these United States.