Tryon Palace & NC History Center
At Tryon Palace, North Carolina’s history is more than a story it’s an experience. It was here where governors ruled, legislators debated, patriots gathered, and George Washington danced. Today, costumed guides, working craftspeople, engaging character interpreters, and American history come to life on its grounds. Enjoy the Governor’s Palace and surrounding historic homes, stunning gardens, and interactive exhibits. Tryon Palace offers endless opportunities to learn, laugh, and fall in love with America’s history.