Things To Do
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
One of the State’s most iconic landmarks in North Carolina’s The NC Museum of Natural Sciences. It is the largest institution of its kind in the South East and one of the nation’s most amazing museums about the natural world. The NC Museum of Natural Sciences is a high-performing nexus of research, collections, living collections, exhibitions and digital media, school and lifelong education, community engagement, and a regional network.
11 West Jones Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
Pullen Park is the 5th oldest operating amusement park in the US and 16th oldest in the world and the first public park in North Carolina. Mr. Pullen built Pullen Park 1899 to 1938 a small animal zoo occupied some of the grounds in Pullen Park.
408 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
Marbles Kids Museum
Marbles Kids Museum Located in the heart of downtown Raleigh opened in 2007 as a vibrant destination for hands-on, minds-on learning for children and families. It serves a diverse population of families, school groups and community organizations with dozens of themed exhibits, daily programs, summer camps, IMAX educational and feature films and special events year-round.
201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601, USA
Oakwood, the only intact nineteenth century neighborhood in Raleigh. It was built in the dense woods of Northeast Raleigh known as “Mordecai Grove” and sold off in parcels after the Civil War to individuals and developers such as Col. J. M. Heck, Richard Stanhope Pullen, W. C. and A. B. Stronach, here you will notice the trends in architecture reflecting individual tastes throughout the years,
Society for the Preservation of Historic Oakwood PO Box 27283, Raleigh, North Carolina 27611-7283