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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‘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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Tryon Palace’s October Lunch and Learn to Highlight History of Costumes

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 20, 2017 The tradition of costumes and masquerades 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. “A History of Costumes” will be held Friday, Oct. 20, at noon in the North Carolina History...
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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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Tryon Palace Honors Local Physician Dr. Barnwell

NEW BERN, NC – Oct. 11, 2017 Tryon Palace will hold a presentation honoring longtime New Bern physician, Dr. Sydney Barnwell, at the North Carolina History Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Dr. Barnwell will be recognized for his lifelong efforts toward improving healthcare in eastern North...
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Spalding to Examine Food in the U.S. Navy During the Civil War

NEW BERN, NC – Sept. 22, 2017 Tryon Palace will hold a lecture, concert and book signing by Simon Spalding regarding his book “Food at Sea” with an emphasis on food in the U.S. Navy during the Civil War. Author and performer Spalding will present a free lecture-concert in Cullman Performance Hall...
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