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

Jonkonnu Workshop

Waystation Auditorium August 2, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Tryon Palace’s popular celebration of African American culture, history, music, and song is currently seeking new performers to join its troupe. Jonkonnu...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation August 2, 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

36th Annual Christmas Candlelight Auditions

Waystation auditorium August 6, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Have you always wanted to be a part of the Candlelight magic? Tryon Palace needs your help. Auditions for parts in the 36th annual Christmas Candlelight...Read more

Jonkonnu Performance

Mattocks Hall, North Carolina History Center August 9, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Watch the Tryon Palace Jonkonnu troupe lead the summer workshop attendees in a performance showcasing all that was taught during the 8 weeks of workshops...Read more

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Conservation Lab

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation August 9, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Ever wondered how to care for antique furniture, metals or other objects? Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Tryon Palace’s Conservation Lab, where you will...Read more

Tryon’s Tots: School Days

North Carolina History Center  August 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am
While visiting the New Bern Academy Museum, children ages 3-5 can explore what school was like for students in the 18th and 19th centuries and make a school-...Read more

Civil War Living History Weekend

Tryon Palace grounds August 13, 2016 - 10:00am to August 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
The sights and sounds of the Civil War come to life during Tryon Palace Civil War Weekend. On the Tryon Palace grounds, visitors can interact with Civil War...Read more

Lunch & Learn: Meet the Martins

North Carolina History Center August 19, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Governor Josiah Martin was our fifth and final royal governor and called the Palace home for several years before fleeing on the cusp of the American...Read more