Our historic downtown has an abundance of shops, boutiques, and galleries. You’re sure to find the perfect gift or something special just for you while shopping in New Bern, NC! Below is a small sampling of the many stores from which you can choose.

Store Front With Bike

Apparel, Outdoors & Specialty


Nautical Wheelers
Nautical items, shoes, hats, and apparel
202A Craven Street
(252) 514-2553

Peacock’s Plume / A Step Up
Women’s clothing store
248 Craven Street
(252) 633-1043


Surf, Wind and Fire
Sport and outfitter store
230 Middle Street
(252) 288-5823

The Four C’s
Outdoor gifts and clothing
250 Middle Street
(252) 636-3285

Specialty Shops

Mitchell Hardware
A favorite of locals and tourists! Mitchell’s is an authentic “turn of the last century” hardware/general store
215 Craven Street
(252) 638-4261

The Birthplace of Pepsi Cola
Pepsi memorabilia, museum and soda fountain
256 Middle Street
(252) 636-5898

Bern Bear Gifts, Inc.
Shop with imported gifts
301 Pollock Street
(252) 637-2300



Quaint Store Front

Home, Art & Gourmet

Home Décor

Blue Magnolia
Gift shop with artisan jewelry, purses, and unique home décor
210 Middle Street
(252) 636-2583

Bear Essentials of New Bern
Boutique Spa
309 Middle Street
(252) 637-6663

Art & Antiques

Fine Art @ Baxter’s Gallery
323 Pollock Street
(252) 634-9002

Franklin’s Antiques
215 E Front Street
(252) 631-5210


Galley Stores, LLC
Full-service marina and gourmet store, featuring wines, beers and specialty items
300 East Front Street
(252) 633-4648

Midtown Olive Oil of New Bern
215 Middle Street
(252) 637-0333

For a more extensive list, go to https://www.visitnewbern.com/where-to-shop/