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Gardens of North Carolina

Duffy Exhibition Gallery, North Carolina History Center April 9, 2016 - 9:00am to August 14, 2016 - 5:00pm
This spring, come see an exhibit on the gardens and landscapes of North Carolina! From kitchen gardens to farms and flower beds to early landscaping North...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation May 3, 2016 - 2:00pm
Tryon Palace historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht will lead a tour of the historic Jones House with a brief description of the house and then through...Read more

Mark Twain Day and Night

Mattocks Hall and Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center May 6, 2016 - 7:00pm
DoubleTree by Hilton presents “Mark Twain Day and Night,” a poignant yet comical portrayal of the renowned southern author’s twilight years in this two-act...Read more

Spring Tea at Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace South Lawn May 7, 2016 - 2:00pm
This Mother’s Day weekend step back in time and enjoy a Spring Tea at Tryon Palace. The tea will take place under a tent on the South Lawn with costumed...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Spring in the Gardens

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation May 10, 2016 - 2:00pm
Spring has sprung and Tryon Palace gardeners will meet guests at the Waystation to view what is blooming in the 16 acres of Tryon Palace Gardens. The fringe...Read more

Tryon’s Explorers: A Kid’s Life

North Carolina History Center  May 12, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Children ages 6-10 can explore what life was like for children in the 18th century by seeing how the Governor’s children and their servants lived and play some...Read more

Warren Bingham’s Washington’s Southern Tour

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center May 14, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Author Warren Bingham will stop by the North Carolina History Center for a lecture and book signing in support of his new book, “George Washington’s 1791...Read more

African American Heritage Tour

Tour begins and ends at Waystation May 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
Tryon Palace’s African American Heritage Tour explores the history and heritage of more than 20 historic locations around downtown New Bern. New Bern served as...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Spring in the Gardens

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation May 17, 2016 - 2:00pm
Spring has sprung and Tryon Palace gardeners will meet guests at the Waystation to view what is blooming in the 16 acres of Tryon Palace Gardens. The fringe...Read more

The Black Holocaust in America

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center May 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
Historian Hari Jones, assistant director and curator of the African American Civil War Memorial Freedom Foundation and Museum, will present a refreshingly new...Read more

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