'Palace Pours: Pumpkins & Pies’ Offers After-Hours Look at History

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 8, 2017 Tryon Palace will mix history with craft beers during “Palace Pours: Pumpkins & Pies” Wednesday, Nov. 8. The event will be held on the Kitchen Office Patio at the Governor’s Palace at 5:30 p.m. The November Palace Pours will feature samples of pumpkin beers, mulled...
Read More

Tryon Palace Holds African American Heritage Tour of 20 Historic Locations

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 19, 2017 Tryon Palace's African American Heritage Tour will lead visitors on a walking tour to more than 20 historic locations around the heart of downtown New Bern at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19. “These tours are very important to visitors because they need to know what has taken...
Read More

Tryon Palace’s October Lunch and Learn to Highlight History of Costumes

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 20, 2017 The tradition of costumes and masquerades 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. “A History of Costumes” will be held Friday, Oct. 20, at noon in the North Carolina History...
Read More

Children Invited to Trick or Treat with Ghosts, Ghouls at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 28, 2017 Ghouls, ghosts and witches are taking over Tryon Palace Saturday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during All Hallows’ Eve. Designed for ages 12 and younger, the brave children who attend All Hallows’ Eve will receive candy and toys by trick-or-treating with different...
Read More

Tryon Palace to Present “Spooky and Scary Stories from North Carolina”

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 19, 2017 Tryon Palace will host a Halloween-themed storytelling performance on Thursday, Oct. 19. Terry Collins, a North Carolina native, will be giving two one-hour performances, “Spooky Stories from North Carolina” and “Scary Stories from North Carolina.” Collins is a...
Read More

Tryon Palace Honors Local Physician Dr. Barnwell

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 11, 2017 Tryon Palace will hold a presentation honoring longtime New Bern physician, Dr. Sydney Barnwell, at the North Carolina History Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Dr. Barnwell will be recognized for his lifelong efforts toward improving healthcare in eastern North...
Read More

Tryon Palace Holds African American Heritage Tour of 20 Historic Locations

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 15, 2017 Tryon Palace's African American Heritage Tour will lead visitors on a walking tour to more than 20 historic locations around the heart of downtown New Bern at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15. “These tours are very important to visitors because they need to know what has taken...
Read More

Tryon Palace Gardens Open Free During MumFest Weekend

NEW BERN, NC – October 13, 2017 Tryon Palace gardens will be open for free during MumFest weekend, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 13-15 in historic downtown New Bern. Hundreds of mums and a variety of fall blooming plants will be on display throughout the 16 acres of gardens of Tryon Palace during...
Read More

Governor’s Challenge Cornhole Tournament Returns to Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC – Sept.29, 2017 Cornhole players are invited to register for the Governor’s Challenge Cornhole Tournament presented by the Home Builders Association of Craven and Pamlico Counties. The Governor’s Challenge Cornhole Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 29, on the Tryon Palace South...
Read More

Pages