Tryon Palace Honors Volunteers During ‘National Volunteer Week’

Volunteers donate more than 24,000 hours to the Palace in 2013 NEW BERN, NC – April 10, 2014 Tryon Palace continued its celebration of “National Volunteer Week” on Wednesday, April 9, by welcoming more than 90 volunteers and staff members to a reception in the North Carolina History Center. This...
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Garden Lovers Weekend

NEW BERN, NC – April 11-13, 2014 Tryon Palace brings spring into full bloom with Garden Lovers Weekend, held April 11-13. Free garden admission will be offered all weekend, while the Heritage Plant Sale is limited to April 11-12, and the 6th annual East Carolina Pottery Festival will only be held...
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‘You’re Never Too Young for History’

Children’s Programs Continue April 9 with Tryon’s Tots, April 11 with Tryon’s Explorers NEW BERN, NC – April 9 and 11, 2014 Tryon Palace’s “You’re Never Too Young for History!” series continues in April with “Tryon’s Tots: the Easy and Pleasant Life” on April 9, and “Tryon’s Explorers: Hay...
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Civil War Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Palace Opens New Exhibit, Hosts Encampment during Civil War Weekend Activities Held March 15-16 at Academy Museum, Historic Homes, N.C. History Center NEW BERN, NC – March 15-16, 2014 Discover the impact the Civil War had on American families as Tryon Palace brings the 1860s...
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‘12 Years a Slave’ Vocalist to Perform at Palace

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Featured Vocalist from ‘12 Years a Slave’ to Perform at Palace on Feb. 20 Tyree Highlights Black History Month with ‘New York and the 19th-Century Slavery Question’ NEW BERN, NC – Feb. 20, 2014 Tami Tyree, an actress, historian, musicologist, and featured vocalist in the movie...
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