Hours of Operation

** Following the Governors "Safer at Home Phase 3" executive order we are opening with limited capacity and incorporating additional sanitation practices.

Masks and social distancing are required inside all buildings**


Advance ticket purchasing is not currently available. It is strongly recommended to arrive and purchase tickets with a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the desired tour. Tours are limited to adhere to COVID-19 safety guildlines and fill up quickly. 

Tryon Palace Gardens and Grounds:

  • Monday – Saturday: Open 10 AM - 5 PM

  • Sunday: Open Noon - 5 PM

Governor’s Palace:  

    Tours of the first floor and cellar. Limited capacity. 

  • Sunday - Friday: Noon - 3:30 PM; every half hour.

  • Saturday: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM; every half hour.

Kitchen Office:

  • Closed under the Governor's  guidance for your safety.

Dixon and Stanly Houses:

  • Closed under the Governor's  guidance for your safety.

North Carolina History Center:

    Admission ticket required. Some exhibits, including the Pepsi Family Center, remain closed for your safety.

  • Monday - Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM,

  • Sundays - Noon - 5 PM  

​Tryon Palace Museum Store:

    Admission ticket not required to visit Store.

  • Monday - Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM 

  • Sunday: 12 Noon to 5 PM

Craft and Garden Shop 

  • Tuesday - Friday 11 AM - 2 PM