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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. $7 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:
  • Outdoor:
  • 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  

An Evening with Elves

  • December 01, 2017
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The twilight, twinkle and tradition of An Evening with Elves bring families and friends to Marbles year after year. Enjoy museum play, holiday activit... View Details

Activate Good's Shop for Good at Night

  • December 02, 2017
  • Location: Marbles
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

This holiday season, shop for good! Shop for Good at Night is a holiday shopping event with unique goods sold by vendors with a portion of proceeds be... View Details

Gingerbread Jamboree

  • December 09, 2017
  • Address: 201 E. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Enjoy creating a sweet treat masterpiece with friends and family, and leave the clean-up to us! Create special memories this holiday season with you... 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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