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James Monroe Traveling Exhibit

Tryon Palace to Host Traveling James Monroe Exhibit

Tryon Palace will host a traveling exhibit “Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour of the Southern States,” July 9 – 28, 2019, in the North Carolina History Center. This exhibit is on loan from the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and will be on display free to the public in the Gateway …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for June 20, 2019

Episode 120 Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts …

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Author Diana Gabaldon

Tryon Palace Announces Events with Diana Gabaldon, Bestselling Author of “Outlander”

Tryon Palace is pleased to announce two events featuring Diana Gabaldon, bestselling author of the “Outlander” book series, April 26 and 27 at Tryon Palace. April 26, Tryon Palace cordially invites you to “An Evening with Diana Gabaldon,” featuring an Exclusive Cocktail Hour in the historic Commission House and formal dinner on the South Lawn, …

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Tryon Palace Scholars Program

Tryon Palace Announces New “Palace Scholars” Program

New Program Awards Field-Trip Funding for Title 1 Schools The Tryon Palace Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of Palace Scholars, an educational program linking students and educators from Title I schools with funding for field trip opportunities to Tryon Palace. Applications for the inaugural year of Palace Scholars, school year 2019/2020, open January …

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Naturalization Ceremony

Tryon Palace to Host U.S. Naturalization Ceremony – November 9

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), in conjunction with N.C. Division of Cultural Resources, will host a naturalization ceremony recognizing 25 of North Carolina’s newest candidates for U.S. Citizenship. The ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center in New Bern. U.S. District Judge Louise …

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Tryon Palace Lunch and Learn

Tryon Palace’s February Lunch and Learn to Highlight Craven County’s Enslaved Population

Monthly series to be held February 16 at North Carolina History Center Research regarding Craven County’s enslaved population will be the topic of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “To Know Them By Name” will be held Friday, February 16 at noon in the North Carolina History Center. In honor …

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Tryon Palace’s December Lunch and Learn to Highlight Holiday Traditions

Monthly series to be held Dec. 15 at North Carolina History Center The history and traditions of the holiday season during the 18th and 19th centuries will be the topic of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “Holiday Traditions” will be held Friday, Dec. 15, at noon in the North …

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All Hallows Eve

Children Invited to Trick or Treat with Ghosts, Ghouls at Tryon Palace

All Hallows’ Eve celebration set for Saturday, Oct. 28  Ghouls, ghosts and witches are taking over Tryon Palace Saturday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during All Hallows’ Eve. Designed for ages 12 and younger, the brave children who attend All Hallows’ Eve will receive candy and toys by trick-or-treating with different characters, …

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Behind The Scenes Tours at Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Featuring The Costume Shop, Museum Technology, and Gardens  Tryon Palace will host behind-the-scenes tours of the costume shop, museum technology and gardens throughout the month of October. All tours begin at 2 p.m. on Tuesdays, with a different tour offered each week. Tours in the Tryon Palace costume shop will be led by historic clothing …

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Simon Spalding - Civil War

Spalding to Examine Food in the U.S. Navy during the Civil War

Author lecture, concert and book signing to be held Sept. 22 in Cullman Performance Hall Tryon Palace will hold a lecture, concert and book signing by Simon Spalding regarding his book “Food at Sea” with an emphasis on food in the U.S. Navy during the Civil War. Author and performer Spalding will present a free …

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