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Tryon Palace


May
10 Wed

Palace Pours: History After Hours

NEW BERN, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 5:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
FOUNDATION MEMBERS: $10.80
GENERAL ADMISSION: $12.00

TICKET SALE DATES
FOUNDATION MEMBERS / GENERAL ADMISSION Public Onsale: April 21, 2017 10:00 AM to May 12, 2017 11:59 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Engage with local history and friends while imbibing a selection of craft beers or wines during Palace Pours: History After Hours, held every other month at rotating locations around Tryon Palace.

The May Palace Pours will feature a discussion on The Beers and the Bees. While attendees imbibe a selection of honey beers, Tryon Palace Gardens and Greenhouse Manager Hadley Cheris will lead a discussion about the history of beekeeping in colonial America and how that differs from today’s beekeeping practices. Beekeeping tools on display will include a demonstration hive and honey comb. Visitors will be able to see Tryon Palace’s honey bees at work with the observation hive.

The honey beers featured during this Palace Pours will be Appalachian Mountain Brewery’s Boone Creek Blonde Ale with wildflower honey and Gizmo Brew Works’ Beekeeper Honey Wheat.

Palace Pours is open to ages 21 and over. Ticket price includes flight of craft beer (2 6oz samples), additional beer available for purchase. Non-alcoholic beverages also available.
$10.80 - $12.00
May
13 Sat

Tryon Palace Spring Tea

NEW BERN, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 2:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $25.00
FOUNDATION YOUTH: $13.50
YOUTH: $15.00
FOUNDATION ADULT: $22.50

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / FOUNDATION YOUTH / YOUTH / FOUNDATION ADULT Public Onsale: March 6, 2017 10:00 AM to May 12, 2017 11:59 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
This Mother’s Day weekend step back in time and enjoy a Spring Tea at Tryon Palace.

The tea will take place under a tent on the South Lawn with costumed servers and a multitude of tasty treats. The event begins at 2 p.m. but with the purchase of a ticket visitors can enjoy the 16 acres of Tryon Palace gardens all day.

The event is rain or shine and the tea service will take place under a tent. Limited seating.


$13.50 - $25.00
Jun
3 Sat

Colonial Market Days 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NEW BERN, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 10:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
FOUNDATION YOUTH: $8.00
FOUNDATION ADULT: $18.00
YOUTH (AGES 7 -18): $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / FOUNDATION YOUTH / FOUNDATION ADULT / YOUTH (AGES 7 -18) Public Onsale: March 1, 2017 10:00 AM to June 2, 2017 11:59 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
A Tryon Palace Renaissance Faire Focusing on the time period of 1660-1720, this new Tryon Palace outdoor festival will celebrate the cultures that colonized North Carolina in the spirit of a traditional renaissance fair. The fair will feature multiple performance stages with a wide variety of entertainers, including musicians, puppet shows, magic shows, singing, dancing, and theatre. Also enjoy performances by the Tryon Palace Fife and Drum Corps and Jonkonnu Troupe.

The fair will also include a wide range of children’s activities like pony rides, a petting zoo, and activities and crafts. Food vendors, historical goods, and crafts vendors will be available.
Featured on the Tryon Palace South Lawn will be cultural areas representing the early inhabitants and settlers of what would become North Carolina. Also meet with pirates and privateers to learn about life on the sea.

Tickets are good for both days. Youth (ages 6 and under) are free. This event is rain or shine. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable.

$8.00 - $20.00

529 SOUTH FRONT STREET
NEW BERN, NC
UNITED STATES
At Tryon Palace, North Carolina's history is more than a story ... it's an experience. From the Governor's Palace and surrounding historic homes, to stunning gardens and interactive exhibits at the North Carolina History Center, a visit to Tryon Palace is a living history experience like no other. Located in New Bern as North Carolina's first colonial and state capitol, Tryon Palace was the place where governors ruled, legislators debated, patriots gathered and George Washington danced. Today, with costumed guides, working craftspeople, engaging character interpreters and hands-on learning in the Pepsi Family Center, American history comes to life on the historic grounds every day through a unique blend of colonial and 21st century technologies. Vividly educational and affordable enough for any family vacation, day trip, school trip or special occasion, Tryon Palace offers endless opportunities to learn, laugh and fall in love with America's history.