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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: Mon., 9am-noon; Tues.-Sun., 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-noon; no field trip groups
  • 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
  • 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  
Horizon Gallery 58 X 46       2668.00     225     155     135     200     No  
Venture Hall inside Wachovia IMAX Theatre 51 X 80       4100.00     350     260     240     310     No  
Entire First Floor X                       1200     No  
Terrace X                   50     65     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  
Global Village 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  

Out @ Work Career Fair

  • September 17, 2015
  • Location: Venture Hall
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The LGBT Center of Raleigh invites you to join other job seekers and local employers in support of the Out @ Work Career Fair. Whether you wish to con... View Details

Worldwide Day of Play

  • September 19, 2015
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

On the Worldwide Day of Play, Nickelodeon goes dark to encourage kids and parents to get up, get out and go play together. Join Marbles Kids Museum fo... View Details

Marbles Makers Mash-up

  • September 26, 2015
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Get inspired by the artists, designers, makers and creators. Tackle design challenges as a team, explore new tools and materials and mix, mash and mak... View Details

Second Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction

  • November 14, 2015
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The Lung Transplant Foundation is proud to present our Second Annual “Casino Night” event. Casino Night is a special event that features &... View Details

Offer Title Start Date End Date Offer Details
Twilight $2 Thursday 11/12/2014 12/31/2015 Bring the whole family for a night of play for just $2 per person! Held every third Thurs., 3-7pm. Twilight $2 Thursday is generously sponsored More...
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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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