Tryon Palace Offers Free Garden Admission for Garden Lovers Weekend

Tryon Palace's annual Spring Garden Lovers Weekend will feature an assortment of multicolored tulips and diverse spring blooms will be on display April 7-9 in historic downtown New Bern. Throughout Garden Lovers Weekend the 16 acres of Tryon Palace gardens will be open to the public free of charge...
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Tour Behind the Scenes of the Tryon Palace Costume Shop, Gardens in April

Visitors can tour behind the scenes of the Tryon Palace Costume Shop, Gardens, and Conservation Lab throughout April. All tours begin at 2 p.m. at the Waystation, located on the corner of George and Pollock streets. Located inside the historic Jones House, tours in the Tryon Palace Costume Shop...
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Backyard Jam Brings Eric Paslay to Tryon Palace

April 22nd is Backyard Jam, this spring’s country concert event, taking place right here in Eastern North Carolina! Presented by Swiss Bear, Inc. on the Riverside Auto Group Main Stage on the South Lawn of Tryon Palace, Backyard Jam features a line-up that includes headliner Eric Paslay, as well as...
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In the Gardens at Tryon Palace - January 2017

Happy New Year! A new year brings excitement, planning and maybe snow? We’re watching the forecast with bated breath! Luckily most of our plants are very hardy and the tender perennials have already gone to their winter slumber. The more fragile things have already been tucked away into the...
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Behind the Scenes Tours of the Tryon Palace Costume Shop Continue in 2017

See how the staff and volunteers at Tryon Palace create the handmade costumes worn by its historical interpreters every day and at special events throughout the year during Behind-the-Scenes tours of the Costume Shop in the historic Jones House this January. Tours in the Costume Shop will be led by...
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Tour Behind the Scenes in the Tryon Palace Costume Shop this December

NEW BERN, NC - December 6, 2016 See how the staff and volunteers at Tryon Palace create the beautiful, handmade costumes worn by its historical interpreters at events like Candlelight during this Behind-the-Scenes tour of the Costume Shop in the historic Jones House Tuesday, Dec. 6. Tours in the...
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Candlelight: Colonial Christmas Celebration comes to Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - December 10, 2016 Tryon Palace's annual holiday event, Candlelight: Colonial Christmas Celebration, returns for two Saturdays this year, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17, from 4:30-9:30 p.m. each night. Sponsored by First Citizens Bank and the New Bern Sun Journal, this famed North Carolina...
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Holiday Kickoff Weekend Begins Holiday Season at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - November 25, 2016 The weekend after Thanksgiving marks the start of holiday tours through the Governor's Palace and historic homes, as well as many other activities for the whole family at Tryon Palace Holiday Kickoff Weekend Nov. 25-27. To make sure Santa knows who is on his nice...
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