Colored Silk: A Mother’s Civil War Odyssey

Cullman Performance Hall 529 S. Front Street, New Bern

Performance based upon the Life of ELIZABETH KECKLEY (1818 – 1907) The first of our African American History Lecture Series this year, is also in celebration of Black History Month. Tryon Palace is excited to offer this inspiring performance. TAMI TYREE: Playwright, historian, actress will present her one-woman, one act play based upon the life […]

Outlander at Tryon Palace: The Spark of Rebellion

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

From the grounds of the first permanent capital of the colony in New Bern, explore the time-travelling stories from the Outlander books and cable series. In the 2022 Outlander morning tour, The Spark of Rebellion, we walk in the literary footsteps of Colonel James Fraser, his wife Claire, and their family as they journey through […]

Outlander at Tryon Palace: Storm of Revolution

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

This tour is based upon book 6 of the Outlander series, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, and the corresponding season 6 of the series, The Storm of Revolution. The forces for independence have been unleashed and Governor Josiah Martin has ordered Claire Fraser to assist him as he plots to stop the Revolutionaries. Colonel James Fraser has […]

Tryon Palace March Garden Lecture

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Join us for our 2023 Garden Lecture Series featuring a variety of speakers and topics focused on gardening in Eastern North Carolina. Specific Topics to be announced shortly. Lecture begins at 10:30 a.m. in Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center. Suggested donation $3.

Outlander at Tryon Palace: The Spark of Rebellion

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

From the grounds of the first permanent capital of the colony in New Bern, explore the time-travelling stories from the Outlander books and cable series. In the 2022 Outlander morning tour, The Spark of Rebellion, we walk in the literary footsteps of Colonel James Fraser, his wife Claire, and their family as they journey through […]

Outlander at Tryon Palace: Storm of Revolution

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

This tour is based upon book 6 of the Outlander series, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, and the corresponding season 6 of the series, The Storm of Revolution. The forces for independence have been unleashed and Governor Josiah Martin has ordered Claire Fraser to assist him as he plots to stop the Revolutionaries. Colonel James Fraser has […]

Winterfeast: Spring Edition

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

“Winterfeast: Spring Edition” returns on Saturday, March 18th, on the South Lawn of the Governor’s Palace. This northeastern North Carolina annual celebration of oysters, barbeque and adult beverages is a favorite among many. “Winterfeast: Spring Edition” delivers the traditional oyster feast along with shrimp & grits, chowder and sides; and a savory pig roast and […]

Military Through the ages: Rev War through WWII

North Carolina History Center New Bern

Come learn about some of the many military groups that have evolved throughout history at the NC History Center. Several military reenactmanet units from Tryon Palace and across the state will be onsite representing miltary history from the Revolutionary War through WWII

Spring Garden Lovers’ Weekend & Heritage Plant Sale

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Tryon Palace Gardens will be open for free Friday through Sunday during the Spring Plant Sale. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 21 acres of gardens of Tryon Palace during Garden Lovers’ Weekend. Gardens will be free and open to the public Friday from 9 a.m. to […]

Spring Garden Lovers’ Weekend & Heritage Plant Sale

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Tryon Palace Gardens will be open for free Friday through Sunday during the Spring Plant Sale. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 21 acres of gardens of Tryon Palace during Garden Lovers’ Weekend. Gardens will be free and open to the public Friday from 9 a.m. to […]