Tryon Palace Offers Family Fun, Free Admission for Teachers

Tryon Palace Family Fun

Interactive crafts and activities, living history demonstrations on September 19

Families, teachers and children of all ages are invited to enjoy Tryon Palace’s Fall Festival, held 10am to 5pm, Saturday, September 19.

Offered programs include interactive craft activities, blacksmith and cooking demonstrations and a “Day in the Life” at Tryon Palace’s 19th-century Hay House.

Admission is included with the purchase of a One-Day Pass ($20 adults, $10 youth, free kindergarten and younger), which includes access to the Governor’s Palace, North Carolina History Center, gardens and historic homes.

Free admission will be granted to educators who provide a valid form of teacher ID – includes public, private and home school educators – and accompanying family members will receive discounted admission.

For more information call 252-639-3500 or visit

Upcoming events at Tryon Palace include:

September 25: Teacher Workshop: A Visit from George Washington

September 26: Celebrating Tryon Palace

September 26: Kitchens of New Bern Tour

October 1: N.C. Symphony Presents: Grow Up Great

October 2: Crown of Life: 300 Years of Christ Church

Submitted by: Craig Ramey, Marketing and Communications, Manager