March Garden Lecture Series

Heirloom Vegetables for ENC & Spring Trade Specials Our March garden lecture series, features Jennifer Knight, community gardener and owner of Knightscapes Enterprises, a design/ build landscape firm, and Hadley […]

Mark Twain Day & Night

The North Carolina History Theater is very pleased to host Mark Twain in the form of impersonator, Bill Hand in “Mark Twain Day & Night” at the North Carolina History […]

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Tryon Palace historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht will lead a tour of the historic Jones House with a brief description of the house and then through the Tryon Palace Costume […]

Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab

Learn about the conservation work that is done to the artifacts on exhibit in the Governor’s Palace, North Carolina History Center and our historic house museums around Tryon Palace with […]

January Garden Lecture

We kick off our 2022 garden lecture series featuring Lindy Cummings, Tryon Palace Research Historian, discussing historical aspects of 18th century gardens, colonial revival interpretations and how the gardens at […]

New Bern Bacon Brew and Boo

The New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival fundraiser for United Way of Coastal Carolina was first held in 2015. With a hiatus in 2020 due to Covid restrictions, the 2021 […]

The Sailing of the Mayflower II

Free and open to the public (Suggested donation $5) in Cullman Hall, located in the North Carolina History Center Doug Lindeman was invited by the Captain of the Mayflower II […]


Enjoy traditional style GERMAN FARE (Bratwurst, sauerkraut, German potato salad, and pretzel) Music by Harbour Towne Fest Band “Wilmington’s premier Oktoberfest band”.

Wedding Planning Party

Plan your wedding at a free wedding planning party put on by the Fusion Wedding Professionals at Tryon Palace in beautiful New Bern, NC. Sunday September 19, 2021 from 11:30am-3:00pm. […]