Tryon Palace gardens will be open for free in conjunction with the New Bern Historical Society’s 2019 Heritage Homes Tour, Friday through Sunday, April 12-14 in historic downtown New Bern. A separate ticket is required for the historic homes tour. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 16 acres of gardens of Tryon Palace during Garden Lovers’ Weekend.
Gardens will be free and open to the public Friday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, April 14, from noon to 6 p.m. Interior tours require the purchase of a ticket. Discounted admission with presentation of a 2019 Heritage Homes Tour ticket. Tryon Palace garden shop will also be open on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Be sure to stop by the Spring Heritage Plant Sale, April 12-13, on the Daves House Lawn just inside the Palace Gates.