A Visit to Saltbox Seafood Joint

New Bern native, Chef Ricky Moore, left New Bern and explored the world, before returning to North Carolina to open his own restuarant. His dream became a reality and now his legacy continues with two locations, a cookbook, and becoming local hotspot.

Chef Ricky and his wife, Norma,...

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Juneteenth 2020

Juneteenth is an unofficial American holiday, and an official Texas state holiday. It's celebrated annually on the...

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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...

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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...

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COVID-19 Management

UPDATE AS OF 3/16/2020: In an effort to protect the health and safety of our guests, visitors, volunteers, and staff, all Tryon Palace events are canceled through April 17. Please pay attention to our social media and website regarding individual attention rescheduling and postponement dates. If...

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