Celebrating Craven County Student Art

Duffy Exhibition Gallery, North Carolina History Center
April 1, 2017 - 9:00am to May 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
Enjoy this free exhibit celebrating student artists from Craven County Schools. Including pieces from art departments from all Craven County public schools,...Read more

An Ordinary Founder: Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr.

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center April 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
Join the English Speaking Union for a free lecture on Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr., led by East Carolina University history professor Dr. Karl Rodabaugh. Richard...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation April 4, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Tryon Palace historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht will lead a tour of the historic Jones House with a brief description of the house and then through...Read more

Garden Lovers Weekend

Tryon Palace Grounds
April 7, 2017 - 9:00am to April 9, 2017 - 6:00am
Visitors will see the splendor of tulips and spring blooms. Garden Lover's Weekend is held in conjunction with the Spring Historic Homes & Gardens Tour,...Read more

Spring Heritage Plant Sale

Daves House Lawn
April 7, 2017 - 9:00am to April 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
Held during Garden Lovers Weekend and the Spring Historic Homes and Gardens Tour, Tryon Palace’s Heritage Plant Sale invites you to shop for perennials, herbs...Read more

9th Annual East Carolina Pottery Festival

North Carolina History Center April 8, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
The 9th Annual East Carolina Pottery Festival will be held Saturday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the North Carolina History Center in downtown New Bern...Read more

Easter Egg Hunt

Tryon Palace South Lawn April 15, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Children ages 12 and under are invited to Tryon Palace’s Easter Egg Hunt, where thousands of eggs are waiting to be found. This popular event returns this year...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Gardens

Tour begins and ends at Waystation April 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Spring has sprung and Tryon Palace gardeners will meet guests at the Waystation to view what is blooming in the 16 acres of Tryon Palace Gardens. Tulips, iris...Read more

Lunch and Learn: George Washington

North Carolina History Center April 21, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Every third Friday of the month, a member of the Tryon Palace historical interpretation or collections team will lead a lunch lecture about people, events, and...Read more