Learn to March and Perform with the Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - June 19, 2017 This summer youth ages 10-17 can learn to march and perform with the Tryon Palace Fife and Drum Corps through a five-day camp held June 19-23 on the Tryon Palace grounds. Musicians were an important part of the 18th-century military, and participants can become a part...
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Tryon Palace to Celebrate National Pollinator Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW BERN, NC – June 19, 2017 Tryon Palace will celebrate National Pollinator Week with special tours and lectures held Monday, June 19 through Saturday, June 24. Tryon Palace visitors will learn about are pollinators by touring the gardens and observing an active beehive on...
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Uncover the Mystery of the Tryon Palace Gardens during June Lunch and Learn

NEW BERN, NC - June 16, 2017 During the Tryon Palace Lunch and Learn Friday, June 16, at noon, visitors will discover the mystery of Tryon Palace and its surrounding gardens as related to the differing descriptions from landscape architect Claude Sauthier and architect John Hawks about the original...
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Bee Expert talks Bees, Pollinators at June Tryon Palace Garden Lecture

NEW BERN, NC - June 10, 2017 DJ Moran, local Craven County beekeeper, N.C. Master Beekeeper and N.C. State Beekeeper Association Beekeeper of the Year for 2016, will present a lecture about different bee species, honey bees and pollinator plants during the June 10 Tryon Palace Garden Lecture Series...
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Tryon Palace Offers Free Admission to Military Families on Memorial Day

Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty and military veterans, and their accompanying family members on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. This free admission will include the Governor's Palace, historic homes, North Carolina History Center attractions, and 16 acres of gardens...
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'Colonial Market Days: A Tryon Palace Renaissance Fair' coming June 3-4

" Colonial Market Days: A Tryon Palace Renaissance Fair " comes to Tryon Palace June 3-4 for a weekend festival that celebrates the cultures and early inhabitants of North Carolina. Held in the spirit of a traditional renaissance fair, "Colonial Market Days" will feature the period of 1660-1720...
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Tryon Palace Hosts Free North Carolina Symphony Music Discovery Program

Tryon Palace will host a free program for preschoolers presented by the North Carolina Symphony at the North Carolina History Center Wednesday, May 10, from 3:30-5 p.m. Preschool-aged children are invited to join North Carolina Symphony horn player Rachel Niketopoulos in a reading of a children's...
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Tryon Palace Hosts Free North Carolina Symphony Music Discovery Program

Tryon Palace will host a free program for preschoolers presented by the North Carolina Symphony at the North Carolina History Center Wednesday, May 10, from 3:30-5 p.m. Preschool-aged children are invited to join North Carolina Symphony horn player Rachel Niketopoulos in a reading of a children's...
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Tryon Palace hosts annual Spring Tea this Mother's Day Weekend

Tryon Palace is hosts its annual Spring Tea on the South Lawn this Mother's Day weekend, Saturday, May 13, from 2-4 p.m. in downtown New Bern. The tea will take place under a tent on the South Lawn with servers and a multitude of tasty treats. The event begins at 2 p.m. with guided tea-themed tours...
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Tryon Palace Offers Free Garden Admission for Garden Lovers Weekend

Tryon Palace's annual Spring Garden Lovers Weekend will feature an assortment of multicolored tulips and diverse spring blooms will be on display April 7-9 in historic downtown New Bern. Throughout Garden Lovers Weekend the 16 acres of Tryon Palace gardens will be open to the public free of charge...
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Tour Behind the Scenes of the Tryon Palace Costume Shop, Gardens in April

Visitors can tour behind the scenes of the Tryon Palace Costume Shop, Gardens, and Conservation Lab throughout April. All tours begin at 2 p.m. at the Waystation, located on the corner of George and Pollock streets. Located inside the historic Jones House, tours in the Tryon Palace Costume Shop...
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Tryon Palace Hosts Craven County Schools Student Art Show

Tryon Palace will host the works of art students from Craven County Schools in the Duffy Exhibition Gallery at the North Carolina History Center beginning Saturday, April 1. The free, annual K-12 Craven County Schools Student Art Show is presented by Craven County Schools. Featured in the gallery...
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