Taste Test Thursday: English Muffins

Taste Test Thursdays By Krystal Eldred, Tryon Palace Historical Interpreter Wow! This recipe was one of the most fun recipes I've made at the Palace. Not only was it fun, but it was delicious. It does take a bit of patience due to proofing (in the states we call it rising) of the dough. It is well...
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Tryon Palace Behind-the-Scenes Tours of Gardens and Costume Shop in May

May is the last month for visitors to experience Behind-the-Scenes tours of Tryon Palace gardens for the season, with the last tours set for Tuesdays, May 10 and 17, at 2 p.m. During the gardens tours, Tryon Palace gardeners will lead a tour to view what is blooming in the late spring gardens,...
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N.C. History Center Will Temporarily Close for Private Event, May 3-4

Discounted tickets for Governor’s Palace, Homes, and Gardens Will Be Available The North Carolina History Center in downtown New Bern will be closed to the general public May 3-4 to host a private event. While this temporary closure does limit access to some of Tryon Palace’s facilities, visitors...
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Tryon Palace to Continue Monthly African American Walking Tour

The monthly Tryon Palace African American Heritage Tour will explore more than 20 historic locations around downtown New Bern at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 17. Many of New Bern's houses and public buildings were built by African-American craftsmen, while the city was also home to some of the oldest...
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'The Regulators' on the Menu for Tryon Palace Lunch and Learn

Tryon Palace honors the 245th anniversary of the Battle of Alamance, fought between the Regulators of North Carolina and the colonial government, during the monthly Lunch and Learn series Friday, April 15, at noon. Visitors are invited to bring a lunch to the North Carolina History Center and learn...
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April Blooms in Tryon Palace Gardens

Annuals Annual phlox (Phlox drummondii), mix Batchelor’s buttons (Centaurea cyanus), blue Catchfly (Silene carolinianum), pink Dusty Miller Silver Dust Hypoestes Splash Select, pink, red, white Johnny-jump-up (Viola tricolor), purple Stock (Matthiola incana), fragrant mix Snapdragons (Antirrhinum...
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