Fife and Drums of York Town to Perform at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, N.C. - July 11, 2019 The Fifes and Drums of York Town will perform at Tryon Palace on Friday, July 19. At 11:30 a.m., The Fifes and Drums of York Town will begin their march down the Grand Allée to the Tryon Palace South Lawn for their performance. This performance is free to visitors...
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Tryon Palace Awarded Wells Fargo Grant for Cultural Arts Programming

NEW BERN, N.C. - July 10, 2019 The Tryon Palace Foundation is honored to thank Wells Fargo for their generous support of the Tryon Palace 2019/2020 Cultural Arts Series. The $5,000 grant, awarded in May 2019, will enable Tryon Palace to offer low-cost and free performances throughout the 2019 and...
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Tryon Palace to Host Traveling James Monroe Exhibit

NEW BERN, N.C. - July 2, 2019 Tryon Palace will host a traveling exhibit "Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe's 1819 Presidential Tour of the Southern States," July 9 - 28, 2019, in the North Carolina History Center. This exhibit is on loan from the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, Virginia,...
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Celebrate the Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, N.C. - June 25, 2019 In 1783, North Carolina Governor Alexander Martin became the first American governor to issue a state order for celebrating the Fourth of July. Step back in time and attend one of our earliest celebrations of American independence at the Glorious Fourth at Tryon...
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Tryon Palace Reopens Popular Barbour Boats Exhibit

NEW BERN, N.C. - May 30, 2019 Tryon Palace is pleased to announce the reopening of the Tryon Palace Barbour Boats Exhibit in the North Carolina History Center's Duffy Exhibition Gallery, June 8. The reinstalled exhibit will feature a new collection piece, the racing hull Cap't Hub, on loan from the...
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Tryon Palace to Honor Military, Veterans, Families this Memorial Day

NEW BERN, N.C. - May 21, 2019 On May 26, Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty and military veterans, and their dependents and minor children in honor of Memorial Day. Because Tryon Palace is closed Mondays, the museum will mark the occasion Sunday. Hours of operation are 12 p.m...
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Palace Scholars Grants Scholarships to North Carolina Title I Schools

NEW BERN, N.C. - April 24, 2019 Tryon Palace is pleased to announce it has awarded 16 North Carolina Title I schools with field trip scholarships through the Palace Scholars Program. Made possible by the Tryon Palace Foundation, Palace Scholars was able to award scholarships that total $17,665 for...
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