Tour Behind the Scenes in the Tryon Palace Costume Shop this December

NEW BERN, NC – December 6, 2016

See how the staff and volunteers at Tryon Palace create the beautiful, handmade costumes worn by its historical interpreters at events like Candlelight during this Behind-the-Scenes tour of the Costume Shop in the historic Jones House Tuesday, Dec. 6.

Tours in the Costume Shop will be led by historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht Tuesday, Dec. 6. Visitors can learn about historical clothing research techniques, the fabrics used, how Lambrecht costumes for the different eras at Tryon Palace and much more.

Admission to all behind-the-scenes tours is included with a One Day Pass or purchased separately at a cost of $6 for adults and $3 for students. Space is limited on each tour.