New Bern North Carolina


HONK! JR. (musical) by StageHANDS at New Bern Civic Theatre

Sponsored by Coastal Children’s Clinic Supported by a grant from New Bern Women’s Club March 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 @ 7:30pm March 10, 17 @ 2pm Tickets: $14 in advance, $16 at the door, $10 for Students and Active Duty Military with ID* The book and lyrics by […]


2nd Saturdays at Tryon Palace – A Great Day Trip or Vacation Stop

Tryon Palace will provide a great destination for families on the go this summer with its final “2nd Saturdays” summer program of 2012 on Aug. 11. The theme at Tryon Palace in New Bern, North Carolina is “The Athens of North Carolina.”  In the…


Tryon Palace Receives Grant from Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo has made a grant in support of Tryon Palace‘s “History is My Story”, a program of Education and Interpretation that brings history to life through a variety of mediums for visitors of all ages.  The grant, in the amount o…


2nd Saturdays Fun July 14 at Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace will showcase authentic North Carolina culture and heritage on Saturday, July 14, in the second installment of the popular three-part summer program “2nd Saturdays.” The theme for July at Tryon Palace in New Bern is “Our Heritage by Hand.”  Artists include New Bern craftsman John Hodge who will […]


Next Installment of African American Lecture Series Comes to Tryon Palace July 19

NEW BERN – On Thursday, July 19, Tryon Palace hosts LeRae Umfleet as she presents her lecture “Differing Views, NC Women on the Homefront 1860 – 1865.” The lecture is at 7:00 p.m. in the North Carolina History Center’s Cullman Performance Hall, 529 S. Front Street in New Bern. Admission […]


Celebrate “The Glorious Fourth!” at Tryon Palace

New Bern, NC – This year, join Tryon Palace in commemorating the birth of our nation with special fun-filled programming that has a little historical something for everyone. Start the celebration off early on the evening of Tuesday, July 3 with a rousing concert of patriotic music and popular songs.  […]


Tryon Palace Artist-in-Residence Offers Printmaking Workshop Thursday, June 21

NEW BERN — Join artist-in-residence Julie Niskanen at Tryon Palace this month and learn the art of printmaking — with a historical twist!  A professional printmaker and teaching artist based in Raleigh, Julie specializes in mezzotint and etching techniques to closely observe and record the world around her. This month’s […]


Tryon Palace Honors and Remembers Military Service Members This Memorial Day

NEW BERN, NC — In honor of all those who so bravely served our country over the years and those who still do, this Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty and military veterans with the presentation of their military ID.  Discounted […]