“Winterfeast: Spring Edition”

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

“Winterfeast: Spring Edition” will be celebrated on Saturday, March 26th, on the South Lawn of the Governor’s Palace.  A new spin to our traditional Winterfeast event held annually in January, “Winterfeast: Spring Edition” delivers the traditional oyster feast with shrimp & grits, jambalaya, chowder and sides, with the addition of a savory pig roast and live […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 Garden Lovers’ Weekend

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Tryon Palace Gardens will be open for free in conjunction with the New Bern Historical Society’s 2022 Heritage Homes Tour, Friday through Sunday, April 8-10 in historic downtown New Bern. A separate ticket is required for the Heritage Homes Tour. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 16 […]

Tryon Palace Garden Lovers’ Weekend

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Tryon Palace Gardens will be open for free in conjunction with the New Bern Historical Society’s 2022 Heritage Homes Tour, Friday through Sunday, April 8-10 in historic downtown New Bern. A separate ticket is required for the Heritage Homes Tour. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 16 […]

Tryon Palace Garden Lovers’ Weekend

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Tryon Palace Gardens will be open for free in conjunction with the New Bern Historical Society’s 2022 Heritage Homes Tour, Friday through Sunday, April 8-10 in historic downtown New Bern. A separate ticket is required for the Heritage Homes Tour. Enjoy a variety of spring blooming plants, including tulips, irises, and more, throughout the 16 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]