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Museums Events in N.C.

Natural Science Museum in Raleigh, N.C.

If you're looking for free experiences to share with family and friends, few places in North Carolina offer the abundance of such opportunities as Raleigh, our capital. Raleigh offers many affordable ways to entertain and educate yourself and your family without spending a dime on admission fees. This applies to three award-winning state museums, as well as a sprawling state park in the northwest corner of the city perfect for picnics or an afternoon stroll.

Your kids will love the 164-acre art museum park -- the largest in the nation. Experience a wide swath of the world's foremost artistic creations, from historic Renaissance pieces to Egyptian funerary art representing the earliest Egyptian history all the way up to the rise of Rome.

North Carolina History Museum in Raleigh

A 14,000 Year Tale

Natural Science Museum in Raleigh, N.C.

From Mountains to Sea

Art Museum in Raleigh, N.C.

A Carolina Renaissance