Layers of Creativity: Quilts by the Twin Rivers Quilters Guild

North Carolina History Center New Bern, NC, United States

Members of the Twin Rivers Quilters Guild return to the Duffy Gallery to share their quilting talents with visitors. Thirty five artists will bring over 50 quilted textile creations , with a variety of motifs, techniques, patterns, fabrics, colors, and stitches on exhibit. This exhibit in the NC History Center is free to the public.

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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free and enslaved, who cooked the food, cared for the horses, emptied the chamber pots, and anything else that was required to make a life of […]

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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free and enslaved, who cooked the food, cared for the horses, emptied the chamber pots, and anything else that was required to make a life of […]

Tryon Palace Lawn Party

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

Join us for a grand party on the Palace’s lawns! Food, Live Music, Entertainment and More! More info to come. Check back soon!

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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free and enslaved, who cooked the food, cared for the horses, emptied the chamber pots, and anything else that was required to make a life of […]

Symphony on the South Lawn

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

Join your North Carolina Symphony on the Tryon Palace South Lawn on Tuesday, June 11, for an evening of light classics and more under the evening sky. The concert is FREE to the public. Tryon Palace gates will open at 5:30 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and/or blankets. You are welcome to bring a picnic […]

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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free and enslaved, who cooked the food, cared for the horses, emptied the chamber pots, and anything else that was required to make a life of […]

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18th Century Time Travelers’ Tour

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

Join Tryon Palace interpreters for an adventure back to the 18th century. Meet with Governor Tryon’s cook in the Kitchen Office and learn about 18th-century cuisine.  A local Apothecary or Surgeon will discuss remedies of the time to ward off illness and some of the instruments used for surgery. Details of the latest fashion trends will […]

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Outlander in the Palace Tour

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

Join historic interpreters and step into Tryon Palace to learn the facts versus fiction of Diana Gabaldon’s award-winning Outlander series. The tour explores the lives of the fictional Fraser family, their friends, and their interactions with true historic figures of the Colony of North Carolina through the tumultuous period of the American Revolution. This tour […]

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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC, United States

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free and enslaved, who cooked the food, cared for the horses, emptied the chamber pots, and anything else that was required to make a life of […]