Tryon Palace Welcomes Holiday Season with Movie Screenings

NEW BERN, NC – November 25, 2017 Tryon Palace officially welcomes the holiday season on Saturday, Nov. 25 with showings of “The Polar Express” and “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” “The Polar Express” will be shown in Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center at Noon and...
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Tryon Palace’s November Lunch and Learn to Highlight Tradition of Pies

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 17, 2017 The history and tradition of pies during the holiday season throughout the 18 th and 19 th centuries will be the topic of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “As American as Apple Pie,” will be held Friday, Nov. 17, at noon in the...
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Tryon Palace Examines Plant Communities in Monthly Garden Series

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 18, 2017 Tryon Palace's November garden series lecture features Thomas Rainer, presenting a lecture on "The Social Networks of Plants: Creating Designed Plant Communities" followed by a book signing. The free lecture will take place in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North...
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Palace Offers Free Admission to Armed Forces, Veterans on Veterans Day

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 11, 2017 Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty, military veterans and their immediate family members on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. This free admission will include the Governor's Palace, historic homes, North Carolina History Center attractions and 16...
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‘The Power of Music’ Features Local Choirs and Education Discussions

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 16, 2017 Tryon Palace will hold a presentation featuring songs and a discussion on the importance of art programs at this month’s African American Lecture Series. “The Power of Music” will be held on Thursday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North...
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'Palace Pours: Pumpkins & Pies’ Offers After-Hours Look at History

NEW BERN, NC – Nov. 8, 2017 Tryon Palace will mix history with craft beers during “Palace Pours: Pumpkins & Pies” Wednesday, Nov. 8. The event will be held on the Kitchen Office Patio at the Governor’s Palace at 5:30 p.m. The November Palace Pours will feature samples of pumpkin beers, mulled...
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Children Invited to Trick or Treat with Ghosts, Ghouls at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 28, 2017 Ghouls, ghosts and witches are taking over Tryon Palace Saturday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during All Hallows’ Eve. Designed for ages 12 and younger, the brave children who attend All Hallows’ Eve will receive candy and toys by trick-or-treating with different...
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Tryon Palace Holds African American Heritage Tour of 20 Historic Locations

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 15, 2017 Tryon Palace's African American Heritage Tour will lead visitors on a walking tour to more than 20 historic locations around the heart of downtown New Bern at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15. “These tours are very important to visitors because they need to know what has taken...
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