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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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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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 to Present “Spooky and Scary Stories from North Carolina”

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 19, 2017 Tryon Palace will host a Halloween-themed storytelling performance on Thursday, Oct. 19. Terry Collins, a North Carolina native, will be giving two one-hour performances, “Spooky Stories from North Carolina” and “Scary Stories from North Carolina.” Collins is a...
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‘Lanterns on the Lawn: A Family Campout’ Returns to Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, NC - Sept. 16, 2017 Lanterns on the Lawn: A Family Campout returns to Tryon Palace, Sept. 16-17. This family-oriented camping event will be held on the Tryon Palace South Lawn as a fundraising event for the Tryon Palace Foundation. At Lanterns on the Lawn, campers will spend the night on...
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Tryon Palace Reenacts Stanly-Spaight Duel

NEW BERN, NC - Sept. 2, 2017 The scene of the last legal duel in North Carolina will be reenacted at the New Bern Academy Museum, Saturday, Sept. 2, at 4 p.m. More than two centuries ago, on Sept. 5, 1802, political foes John Stanly, Jr. and Richard Dobbs Spaight brought their dispute to a dramatic...
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Tryon Palace to Host Revolutionary War Day

NEW BERN, NC – August 19, 2017 Revolutionary War Day will commence on Saturday, August 19 on the Tryon Palace grounds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Revolutionary War Day at Tryon Palace will include stories of New Bern’s Revolutionary War patriots, militia muster day culture, soldier games, civilian...
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