Candlelight: Colonial Christmas Celebration comes to Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - December 10, 2016 Tryon Palace's annual holiday event, Candlelight: Colonial Christmas Celebration, returns for two Saturdays this year, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17, from 4:30-9:30 p.m. each night. Sponsored by First Citizens Bank and the New Bern Sun Journal, this famed North Carolina...
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Holiday Kickoff Weekend Begins Holiday Season at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - November 25, 2016 The weekend after Thanksgiving marks the start of holiday tours through the Governor's Palace and historic homes, as well as many other activities for the whole family at Tryon Palace Holiday Kickoff Weekend Nov. 25-27. To make sure Santa knows who is on his nice...
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Explore the Life of Richard Dobbs Spaight in Newest Tryon Palace Exhibit

The life and work of North Carolina's first native-born governor and a signer of the U.S. Constitution, Richard Dobbs Spaight, will be on display in the form of a variety of letters, images and objects in Tryon Palace's newest free exhibit, "Richard Dobbs Spaight: Legacy of a North Carolina...
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Meet the Martins at Tryon Palace Monthly Lunch and Learn Series

Tryon Palace's monthly Lunch and Learn lecture series returns to the North Carolina History Center Friday, Aug. 19, at noon and will cover the lives of the Royal Governor Josiah Martin and his family. Martin was the fifth and final royal governor, and called the Palace home for several years before...
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