2019 Marks 60th Anniversary of Tryon Palace Open as a Museum

NEW BERN, N.C. - January 14, 2019 On April 8, 1959, Tryon Palace reopened its doors to the public as a state museum, sharing North Carolina's colonial past with the nation. This year, Tryon Palace invites you to celebrate 60 years of education, preservation, and inspiration in North Carolina's...
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Tryon Palace to Host U.S. Naturalization Ceremony, November 9

NEW BERN, N.C. - November 6, 2018 New Bern, N.C. - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), in conjunction with N.C. Division of Cultural Resources, will host a naturalization ceremony recognizing 25 of North Carolina's newest candidates for U.S. Citizenship. The ceremony will take place...
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Barbour Boat Enthusiast to Present at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, N.C. - November 2, 2018 Joe Peacos, a Barbour enthusiast, will present a lecture discussing his experience and expertise in "Restoring a Barbour Boat," a lecture at the North Carolina History Center, Saturday, November 10, at 2 p.m. Peacos has restored several Barbour boats to their...
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"Chamber Music by Candlelight" Returns to Tryon Palace, November 30

NEW BERN, N.C. - October 5, 2018 Tryon Palace invites you to experience a unique and rare opportunity to enjoy the beginning of the holiday season with the Brierwood Ensemble in the Governor's Palace, November 30. Gently lit by candles and decorated for the holidays, the Council Chamber will be...
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Tryon Palace Commission Meeting Notice

MEETING NOTICE Tryon Palace Commission Fall Meeting October 24-26, 2018 North Carolina History Center - Debnam-Hunt Board Room 529 South Front Street, New Bern, NC Regular Meeting of the Commission: 1:15 p.m. Oct. 25 and 9 a.m. Oct. 26 The Commission will hold its noticed regular meeting. The...
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North Carolina History Center to Reopen Saturday

NEW BERN, N.C. - October 19, 2018 Tryon Palace is pleased to announce that the North Carolina History Center is ready to reopen to the public Saturday, October 20, at 9 a.m. The History Center has been recovering from the adverse affects of Hurricane Florence, and will reopen limited galleries,...
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"Chamber Music by Candlelight" Returns to Tryon Palace, November 30.

NEW BERN, N.C. - October 5, 2018 Tryon Palace invites you to experience a unique and rare opportunity to enjoy the beginning of the holiday season with the Brierwood Ensemble in the Governor's Palace, November 30. Gently lit by candles and decorated for the holidays, the Council Chamber will be...
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Tryon Palace to Reopen Stanly House Wednesday, Oct. 3

Tryon Palace is pleased to announce that we are reopening the Stanly House to visitors Wednesday, October 3. Beginning Wednesday, visitors may tour the Stanly House along with the Governor's Palace, Kitchen Office, Stable Office, and historic grounds and gardens, as well as the New Bern Academy...
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Tryon Palace Recovers from Florence, Will Reopen Saturday

NEW BERN, N.C. - September 27, 2018 Tryon Palace is pleased to announce that we are reopening to visitors Saturday, September 29. Beginning Saturday, visitors may once again tour the Governor’s Palace, Kitchen Office, and historic grounds and gardens, as well as the New Bern Academy Museum. Other...
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Tryon Palace to Reopen Later This Week

NEW BERN, N.C. - September 24, 2018 Like most of New Bern and North Carolina, Tryon Palace is working hard to recover from the impacts of Hurricane Florence and plans to reopen the site to visitors later this week. An official reopening date will be announced when the safety of the site can be...
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Tryon Palace Announces "Live and Local: Tryon Palace Beer Festival"

NEW BERN, N.C. - August 3, 2018 Tryon Palace and the Tryon Palace Foundation invite you to attend "Live and Local: Tryon Palace Beer Festival" on Saturday, August 18, at the North Carolina History Center. The festival will feature local breweries, local food trucks, and live performances from local...
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