If you are searching for a close knit community and a friendly neighborhood look no further, New Bern's Ghent Historic District is the place for you! With 191 contributing buildings this residential neighborhood was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988. There are numerous homes of Colonial Revival and Bungalow/America's Craftsman style architecture. Originally a trolley suburb operated by the New Bern-Ghent Street Railway Company. Close to Fort Totten Park, Lawson Creek Park (with its picnic area and boat launch), Twin Rivers YMCA, and Downtown Historic New Bern waterfront.