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City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum)

  • 220 Fayetteville St., Ste. 100
    Raleigh, NC 27601

Featuring exhibits that change periodically and focus on the history of the city, the museum is housed in the 1874 Briggs Building, which retains many of its original features, including the tin ceiling in the museum gallery. Free admission; a recommended donation of $5 for adults can be placed in the donation box in the gift shop. Group tours available with advance notice. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 9am-4pm; Sun., 1-4pm.


  • Accessible to people with disabilities:
  • Elevators Indoor:


Other Amenities
  • Full Service Bar:
City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum) Meeting Facility
  • Theatre Capacity: 50
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 100
  • Any Outside Catering Allowed:
  • Indoor:
  • Band Allowed:
  • Kitchen Facilities:
  • Tables Provided:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception Media
Museum Meeting Space X           50     30     50     100     No  

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation

  • October 29, 2016 - April 09, 2017
  • Address: 220 Fayetteville St., Ste. 100, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

The City of Raleigh Museum is pleased to announce the opening of its first Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit in Oct. 2016 entitled, "Be... View Details

A Taste of Downtown Raleigh with Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

  • January 14, 2017
  • Location: Meet at COR Museum/Briggs Building
  • Address: Around Greater Raleigh, Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday

Experience N.C.'s best restaurants and food shops on a walking food tour of downtown Raleigh with Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours! Go behind the sce... View Details

Time Warp 2017

  • June 03, 2017
  • Address: 220 Fayetteville St., Ste. 100, Raleigh, NC 27601

The Friends of City of Raleigh (COR) Museum invite you to join us for Time Warp 2017! This year, we will be transported back to Raleigh in the 1920s! ... View Details

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Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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