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Welcome to Historic Bath, North Carolina.

Bath is a town in Beaufort County, North Carolina, United States. 

Located on the Pamlico River, Historic Bath, N.C. is North Carolina’s first town and port. Incorporated in 1705, take a step back into a rich history when you visit the town of Bath, N.C.

Notices and Updates

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*Public Hearing on June 10, 2024 @ 7pm for 2024-2025 Proposed Budget then regular Town Council meeting following public hearing. 

PSA:  1) Please make sure that you bag your leaves for pickup by town staff.  Leaves that are not bagged will not be picked up.   2) If you have your yard landscaped by a contractor, the contractor is responsible for removal of debris such as limbs/leaves.  3) Please make sure that you do not leave your trash can curbside after scheduled pickup on Thursdays.   Thank you!


States first Library
was built
First Incorporated
as a town
NC's first shipyard
established on the riverfront
Square Acres
on the waterfront

Discover our lovely and
vibrant town

Learn more about Historic Bath, N.C., North Carolina's first incorporated town.

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Welcome to the town of Historic Bath, N.C. This website is intended to help visitors and residents to the area. 

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