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Memorial Day at Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace to Honor Military, Veterans, Families this Memorial Day

NEW BERN, N.C. – On May 26, Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty and military veterans, and their dependents and minor children in honor of Memorial Day. Because Tryon Palace is closed Mondays, the museum will mark the occasion Sunday. Hours of operation are 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. …

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Gertrude S. Carraway Award

New Bern Battlefield Park Earns Preservation North Carolina’s Gertrude S. Carraway Award

NEW BERN, NC, The New Bern Historical Society was pleased to learn that their New Bern Battlefield Park has been singled out by Preservation North Carolina to receive a Gertrude S. Carraway Award.   The Gertrude S. Carraway Awards of Merit are named in honor of the late Dr. Gertrude S. Carraway, a noted …

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