Tryon Palace Open Free to the Public on Annual Free Day

NEW BERN, NC - Feb. 3, 2018 Tryon Palace is open free to the public during its annual Free Day on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests can enjoy free tours of the Governor's Palace, Kitchen Office, Stable Office, and Dixon and Stanly houses (limited to first floors), access to 16 acres of...
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“WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods” is a Week Away

NEW BERN, NC – Jan. 19, 2018 WinterFeast, the Tryon Palace Foundation’s annual oyster roast and fundraising event, returns on Friday, Jan. 26, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. “WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods” will be held at North Carolina History Center, located at 529 South Front St...
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Tryon Palace Presents Twin Rivers Camellia Club in Monthly Garden Series

NEW BERN, NC – Jan. 20, 2018 Tryon Palace’s January garden lecture series features a presentation from the Twin Rivers Camellia Club. This free lecture will take place in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. The Twin Rivers Camellia Club...
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‘Chamber Music by Candlelight’ Offers Exclusive Evening in Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC – Dec. 1, 2017 Tryon Palace will host the UNC Wilmington’s Early Music Consort on Friday, Dec. 1 for an exclusive evening concert. "Chamber Music by Candlelight" offers the unique and rare opportunity to enjoy the Council Chamber in the Governor's Palace, gently lit by candles and...
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Tryon Palace to Host Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony

NEW BERN, NC – Dec. 7, 2017 Tryon Palace will commemorate the attack on Pearl Harbor with a remembrance ceremony at the North Carolina History Center Thursday, Dec. 7. This free program is open to the public and begins at Cullman Performance Hall, located inside the North Carolina History Center,...
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2018 WinterFeast Tickets Available for Purchase Friday, Nov. 24

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 24, 2017 Tickets for WinterFeast, the Tryon Palace Foundation’s annual oyster roast and fundraising event, will go on sale Friday, Nov. 24. “WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods” returns to the North Carolina History Center Friday, Jan. 26 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m...
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Tryon Palace Offers New Holiday Décor Behind the Scenes Tours

NEW BERN, NC – November 27, 2017 Tryon Palace is introducing a new holiday themed tour series this holiday season. “Holiday Décor Behind the Scenes” will take place Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 27, Dec. 4, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18. This limited series will take visitors on a tour of the Governor...
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“Seasons of Giving: A Candlelight Christmas Celebration” is a Week Away

NEW BERN, NC – Dec. 2, 2017 Tryon Palace's 2017 Candlelight Christmas Celebration returns on the Saturdays of Dec. 9 and 16, from 4:30-9:30 p.m. Inspired by traditions of giving that date back to the colonial period, Seasons of Giving brings Candlelight Christmas Celebration to Tryon Palace for its...
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Tryon Palace Welcomes Holiday Season with Movie Screenings

NEW BERN, NC – November 25, 2017 Tryon Palace officially welcomes the holiday season on Saturday, Nov. 25 with showings of “The Polar Express” and “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” “The Polar Express” will be shown in Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center at Noon and...
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Tryon Palace’s November Lunch and Learn to Highlight Tradition of Pies

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 17, 2017 The history and tradition of pies during the holiday season throughout the 18 th and 19 th centuries will be the topic of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “As American as Apple Pie,” will be held Friday, Nov. 17, at noon in the...
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‘The Power of Music’ Features Local Choirs and Education Discussions

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 16, 2017 Tryon Palace will hold a presentation featuring songs and a discussion on the importance of art programs at this month’s African American Lecture Series. “The Power of Music” will be held on Thursday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North...
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Palace Offers Free Admission to Armed Forces, Veterans on Veterans Day

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 11, 2017 Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty, military veterans and their immediate family members on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. This free admission will include the Governor's Palace, historic homes, North Carolina History Center attractions and 16...
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Tryon Palace Examines Plant Communities in Monthly Garden Series

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 18, 2017 Tryon Palace's November garden series lecture features Thomas Rainer, presenting a lecture on "The Social Networks of Plants: Creating Designed Plant Communities" followed by a book signing. The free lecture will take place in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North...
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