Preschools

History is fun for all ages with special preschooler programs at Tryon Palace. Please contact Group Services at 252-639-3524 or reservations@tryonpalace.org for more information about booking your class for a preschool program.

Young Garden Sprouts

Available: Year-round
Duration: Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes (including snack/lunch break)
Price: $3 per student and $6 per adult (1 complimentary adult ticket for every 10 students)
Group size: Minimum number of students is 10, maximum number of students is 40

Explore the Tryon Palace gardens, through a science based tour. Learn the importance of the plants and pollinators, as well as special features of our Tryon Palace gardens. This tour will take place outside except in the event of rain.

In this exciting program available to preschools, children will learn be able to:

  • Particpate in a scavenger hunt in the Kitchen Garden
  • Learn about the Kitchen Garden - Where does the food come from? How does it help nourish us and the animals?

* Because of a change in North Carolina’s tax laws--N.C. General Statute § 105-164.4(a)(10)--beginning Jan. 1, 2015, Tryon Palace will begin charging sales tax on admissions, programs, and special events. The tax applied consists of the current state sales tax of 4.75 percent and the current Craven County tax of 2 percent.