City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum)

  • Address: 220 Fayetteville St., Ste. 100, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.996.2220


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.