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Uncommon Chairs

Duffy Exhibition Gallery, North Carolina History Center June 10, 2017 - 9:00am to January 7, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Turned Seating of North Carolina’s Tar-Roanoke River Region This exhibit brings together 75 ladder back, or “common” chairs from the Tar-Roanoke River...Read more

Holiday Tours at Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace November 24, 2017 - 9:00am to January 3, 2018 - 5:00pm
Enjoy holiday themed tours throughout the Tryon Palace grounds through Jan. 3, 2018. Holiday tours offer a chance to see the Governor's Palace, Dixon House,...Read more

Festive Holiday Kick-Off Weekend

Tryon Palace November 24, 2017 - 9:00am to November 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Tryon Palace officially opens for the holiday season with a weekend of holiday tours, music, and movies. See events offered during this weekend and other...Read more

The Polar Express

Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center November 25, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us for a showing of the children’s holiday favorite, “The Polar Express,” in Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center. After each...Read more

The Polar Express

Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center November 25, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us for a showing of the children’s holiday favorite, “The Polar Express,” in Cullman Performance Hall in the North Carolina History Center. After each...Read more

Christmas Vacation

Mattocks Hall in the North Carolina History Center November 25, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Celebrate the holidays with the Griswolds and join us for a showing of “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, and...Read more

Holiday Décor Behind the Scenes

Meet at Palace Gates at 9:30 a.m. November 27, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Palace Candlelight decorations. Gardens and Greenhouse Manager Hadley Cheris will lead a tour of the first floor of...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation November 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Tryon Palace historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht will lead a tour of the historic Jones House with a brief description of the house and then through...Read more

Chamber Music by Candlelight

Palace Chamber Council (Palace doors open at 6:30. Enter through Eden St. gate.) and Commission House December 1, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us December 1st as UNC Wilmington's Early Music Consort performs at Tryon Palace. "Chamber Music by Candlelight" offers the unique and rare opportunity to...Read more

Garden Series Lecture

Cullman Performance Hall in North Carolina History Center December 2, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Experienced in decorating the White House for two years during the holidays, Claire Jones will present a program of behind the scenes work done to transform...Read more

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