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Uncommon Chairs

Duffy Exhibition Gallery, North Carolina History Center June 10, 2017 - 9:00am to September 10, 2017 - 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

Jonkonnu Workshops

Waystation Auditorium June 20, 2017 - 1:00pm to August 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Tryon Palace’s popular celebration of African American culture, history, music, and song is currently seeking new performers to join its troupe. Jonkonnu...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at Waystation July 25, 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

Tradtional Woodturning Demonstration

Mattocks Hall July 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
The Wilmington Area Woodturners Association is visiting Tryon Palace to give a demonstration on traditional woodturning. Woodturning was necessary for making...Read more

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation August 1, 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

37th Annual Christmas Candlelight Auditions

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center August 5, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Have you always wanted to be a part of the Candlelight magic? Tryon Palace needs your help. Auditions for parts in the annual Christmas Candlelight Celebration...Read more

Tryon Palace Garden Lecture Series

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center August 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
The August garden lecture features Mark Weathington, the Director of the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, presenting a lecture and book signing on...Read more

A Look at Caning and Rush Seating

North Carolina History Center, Cullman Performance Hall August 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Skylar Davis, from Newport, NC will discuss different forms of seat-making techniques using cane, rush, and other materials. Davis will give demonstrations of...Read more

Behind The Scenes: Conservation Lab

Tour begins and ends at the Waystation August 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn about the conservation work that is done to the artifacts on exhibit in the Governor’s Palace, North Carolina History Center and our historic house...Read more

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