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Marbles Kids Museum

  • 201 E. Hargett St.
    Raleigh, NC 27601

Delivering purposeful play in a big way, Marbles allows children to imagine, discover and learn in dozens of interactive exhibits, daily educational programs, field trips, birthday parties, special events and giant-screen IMAX films. Kids connect, communicate, create and learn through extraordinary adventures in play. For children ages one to 11, and adults. $5 admission, children under one and members play free. Hours: daily, 9am-5pm (open until 7pm every Thur. and on First Friday).

General

General
  • Accepts Major Credit Cards:
  • Accessible to people with disabilities:
  • Admission Charge $: $5.00
  • Children Welcome:
  • Elevators Indoor:
  • Gift / Retail Shop:
  • Gift Cards:
  • Monday Hours: 9am-5pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 9am-5pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 9am-5pm
  • Thursday Hours: 9am-7pm
  • Friday Hours: 9am-5pm
  • Saturday Hours: 9am-5pm
  • Sunday Hours: 9am-5pm

Group Tour

General
  • Group Rate Available:

Hotels

Rates & Parking
  • Type of Parking: Garage, Surface Lot
Marbles Kids Museum Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 10
  • Total Sqft.: 7,556
  • Largest Room: 4,100
  • Theatre Capacity: 1,375
  • Banquet Capacity: 1,545
  • Classroom Capacity: 965
  • Reception Capacity: 5,985
  • Alcohol Allowed:
  • Any Outside Catering Allowed:
  • Indoor:
  • AV Equipment:
  • Band Allowed:
  • Chairs Provided:
  • Kitchen Facilities:
  • Linens Available:
  • Tables Provided:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception Media
Zanzibar 48 X 72       3456.00     300     200     180     250     No  
Zanzibar A 48 X 42       2016.00     200     140     120     175     No  
Zanzibar B 48 X 30       1440.00     100     65     60     75     No  
Venture Hall in the IMAX Building 51 X 80       4100.00     350     260     240     310     No  
Entire First Floor X                       1200     No  
Think Tank X           100     65     60     75     No  
Blue Lagoon-Breakout space X           60     50     50         No  
Emerald Isle-Breakout space X           40     30     40         No  
Curiosity Square X                   250     500     No  
Entire Second Floor X                       600     No  
Entire Facility X                       2000     No  
The Oculus X                   50     75     No  
East Courtyard X                   200     300     No  
West Courtyard X                   40     75     No  
North Courtyard X                   70     85     No  
IMAX Theatre X           272                 No  

Marbles Makers Mash Up

  • September 24, 2016
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Create, tinker and invent the next generation of great ideas at Marbles Kids Museum! Bring your inventions to life alongside some of Raleigh's most ... View Details

Family Fun Night

  • October 26, 2016
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Join us for this free, after-hours program exclusively for kids with special needs and their families to play in the museum in a calmer, quieter envir... View Details

Family Fun Night

  • November 18, 2016
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Join us for this free, after-hours program exclusively for kids with special needs and their families to play in the museum in a calmer, quieter envir... View Details

Open Social Area

Get Social With Us

Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

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

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