Candlelight

Tryon Palace comes to life each year during the holidays with Candlelight tours, 18th-century performers,historically-inspired decorations and black powder fireworks on the South Lawn. Come back to this page soon for additional details about what's in store for 2014. Or follow us on Facebook, where you can also view photos from our 2013 celebration. 

Planned for 2014

Festive Holiday Kick-Off Weekend

Friday, November 28 - Sunday, November 30, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sunday

Join us as we kick off the holiday season on Thanksgiving weekend. Christmas decorations are up in the North Carolina History Center, Governor’s Palace, and in our three historic houses. Special performances, craft activities, and holiday tours officially launch us into the Christmas season. 

Christmas Candlelight

Saturday, December 13, 5-9 p.m.

•    Tickets will be sold for specific tour time slots and are good for evening activities, only.

Saturday, December 20,  5-9 p.m.

•    Tickets will be sold for specific tour time slots and are good for evening activities, only.