Tryon Palace Explores Fall Blooms in Monthly Garden Series

NEW BERN, NC - Sept. 16, 2017 Tryon Palace and Craven County Agricultural Center will co-host "Heritage Plants of ENC & Trade Specials," a free garden lecture in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16. The September garden series lecture...
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Tryon Palace’s September Lunch and Learn to Highlight Colonial Cooking

NEW BERN, NC – Sept. 15, 2017 The history of cooking guides in the colonial period will be the focus of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “From Receipt Book to Cookbook” will be held Friday, Sept. 15, at noon in the North Carolina History Center. “In the...
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‘Palace Pours: Oktoberfest’ Offers After-Hours Look at History

NEW BERN, NC – September 13, 2017 Tryon Palace will mix history with craft beers during “Palace Pours: Oktoberfest” Wednesday, Sept. 13. The event will be held at the Commission House at 5:30 p.m. The September Palace Pours will feature a lecture on Oktoberfest and its beginnings in Germany. While...
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Tryon Palace Celebrates Educators with Teacher Appreciation Day

NEW BERN, NC – Sept. 9, 2017 In appreciation of all educators, Tryon Palace will offer free admission for teachers on Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Teachers will receive a complimentary One Day Pass that includes access to the Governor’s Palace, North Carolina History Center, 16 acres of gardens...
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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 Offer a Second Viewing of “Wilmington on Fire”

NEW BERN, NC - August 24, 2017 Christopher Everett's film "Wilmington on Fire" will be presented for a second time at the North Carolina History Center on Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. "Wilmington on Fire" is an 89-minute feature length documentary on the 1898 Wilmington Massacre in Wilmington. The film shows...
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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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