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North Carolina in the Great War

Duffy Exhibition Gallery, North Carolina History Center June 20, 2015 - 9:00am to September 13, 2015 - 5:00pm
When World War I broke out in Europe in 1914, North Carolinians shared the same feelings of regret and fear as other Americans. Tar Heels, like many others,...Read more
The Tuscarora World at Tryon Palace.

The Tuscarora World & New Bern in Maps

Small Orientation Theater, North Carolina History Center July 24, 2015 - 9:00am to September 16, 2015 - 5:00pm
The Tuscarora World & New Bern in Maps is a collection of approximately 15 rare maps brought together to depict the North Carolina coastal region where New...Read more

Stanly-Spaight Duel

Tryon Palace South Lawn September 5, 2015 - 4:00pm
On September 5th, 1802, John Stanly, a prominent New Bern lawyer, met his political rival and former State Governor Richard Dobbs Spaight in a lethal duel on...Read more

Tryon’s Explorers: Life is a Garden

Palace Grounds, meet at ticket desk in Mattocks Hall September 12, 2015 - 10:00am
You are never too young for history! Chart a course to Tryon Palace for an exciting program that teaches children (ages 6-10) about the Tryon Palace Kitchen...Read more

Stanly Kubrick’s “Paths of Glory”

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center September 12, 2015 - 8:00pm
Tryon Palace will host a screening of famed director Stanley Kubrick’s World War I masterpiece, “Paths of Glory,” as a finale to Tryon Palace’s WWI exhibit,...Read more

How North Carolina Saved the Constitution

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center September 13, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
In honor of Constitution Week, award-winning author and scholar Linda R. Monk, J.D., will give a free lecture entitled, “We the Whole People: How North...Read more

Ringing of the Bells: A Constitution Celebration

Pollock Street in front of Tryon Palace Main Gate September 17, 2015 - 3:30pm to 4:00pm
In honor of Constitution Week, join the Richard Dobbs Spaight Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution at the Tryon Palace front...Read more

Voices from the Harlem Renaissance

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center September 17, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Voices from the gilded era of the Harlem Renaissance will resound at the North Carolina History Center for the September installment of the Tryon Palace...Read more

Governor's Challenge Cornhole Tournament

Tryon Palace South Lawn September 18, 2015 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Spend the day playing your favorite backyard game in North Carolina's favorite backyard as the Home Builders Association of Craven and Pamlico Counties...Read more

Lunch and Learn — A Visit with the Dixons

Debnam-Hunt Board Room, North Carolina History Center September 18, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Journey through the history of New Bern’s historic Dixon House (c. 1830s) and the family who built it. George Dixon was a tailor who rose to local prominence...Read more

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