Tryon Palace Celebrates Educators with Teacher Appreciation Day

NEW BERN, NC – Sept. 9, 2017

In appreciation of all educators, Tryon Palace will offer free admission for teachers on Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Teachers will receive a complimentary One Day Pass that includes access to the Governor’s Palace, North Carolina History Center, 16 acres of gardens and two historic homes situated around the palace. Accompanying family members will receive discounted admission. Different ticket options are available for tours of the North Carolina History Center, the Governor’s Palace and historic homes.

A valid form of teacher ID is required, and this offer is available to public, private and home school educators.

Teacher Appreciation Day is sponsored by Carolina Field Trips Magazine.

For more information call 252-639-3500 or visit


Upcoming events at Tryon Palace include:

September 13: Palace Pours: Oktoberfest

September 15: Lunch and Learn: From Receipt Book to Cookbook

September 16: Garden Lecture Series

September 16-17: Lanterns on the Lawn