Tryon Palace Celebrates Every Day Including July 4th

The 4th of July is a special time at Tryon Palace, in New Bern, NC.   North Carolina’s first capital has a special day of celebration from 9am until 2 pm, featuring a dramatic reading of the Declaration of Independence at 11 am.  Admission to the grounds is free, but a ticket must be purchased to tour the Palace.  For a complete calendar of the never ending series of events at Tryon Palace, visit