Bits of History Podcasts

From a look at early Spanish exploration of the mountains to an overview of the life and times of Jim Hunt to a deep dive into the development of the banjo, our Bits of History podcasts cover a wide range of subjects related to the North Carolina's history and culture.

Most of our podcasts are divided by time period and you can use the links below to jump to the era that interests you most:

Exploration and Early Settlement | Colonial Era and Revolutionary War | The Federal Period | Antebellum Era | The Civil War and Reconstruction | Twentieth Century

Some others were created in tandem with particular exhibits or don't easily fall into a category.