Tryon Palace is Awarded NEH Grant

Tryon Palace Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Grant NEW BERN, N.C. - Tryon Palace has been awarded a $150,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). This award will allow Tryon Palace to welcome back some temporary staff, and to upgrade technology for new, virtual...
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Juneteenth 2020

Juneteenth is an unofficial American holiday, and an official Texas state holiday. It's celebrated annually on the 19th of June in the United States. It commemorates Union Army General Gordon Granger's reading of federal orders in the city of Galveston, Texas, on 19 June 1865, proclaiming enslaved...
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Tryon Palace Opens Its Gardens June 9

New Bern, N.C. June 5, 2020 – Tryon Palace will open its gates to the public to visit the gardens on June 9 with some new procedures in place to help ensure the safety of staff and visitors, including: Limited occupancy. Installing hand sanitizer stations and increasing the frequency of cleaning...
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Tryon Palace Delays Open

NEW BERN, NC – The opening of Tryon Place has been temporarily delayed. A new opening date has not yet been set. When the gates open to the public, new procedures will be in place to help ensure the safety of staff and visitors including: • Limiting occupancy. • Installing hand sanitizer stations...
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