A Candlelight Christmas Celebration (Night One)

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 4:30pm to 9:30pm

Stay tuned to the Tryon Palace website and social media for more Candlelight updates! 

This famed North Carolina tradition returns to Tryon Palace in 2019 with beautiful, new decorations and heartwarming holiday vignettes illuminated by the magical glow of candlelight.

Make your holiday historic this year at Tryon Palace’s 39th annual “Candlelight Christmas Celebration.” Visit with historic characters in period clothing, witness holiday vignettes spanning two centuries, and experience black powder fireworks on the South Lawn. Explore the grounds and buildings of Tryon Palace to travel from 1771 through 1835, and see how New Bern residents from different times and backgrounds celebrated the holidays. 

Candlelight is a site wide event for Tryon Palace that includes tours of the Governor’s Palace, Stanly House, Dixon House, Commission House, and numerous activities on the grounds.Stay tuned to the Tryon Palace website and social media for more Candlelight updates! 

Stay tuned to the Tryon Palace website and social media for more Candlelight updates! 

Location: 
Governor’s Palace, historic grounds, Commission House, Stanly House, Dixon House. Tryon Palace Gardens will be closed during Candlelight.

Event Price

Aug. 1 to Oct. 31 ($20 adults, $10 youth), Beginning Nov. 1 ($25 adults, $15 youth). Tryon Palace Foundation Members ($18 adults, $8 youth)
Contact Email: 
info@tryonpalace.org
Contact Phone: 
252-639-3524
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