North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

  • Address: 11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.707.9800

About

Imagine dancing with dinosaurs, chatting amid live butterflies and meeting amongst whales. The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' unique meeting spaces make wonderful events possible.

  • About

    Imagine dancing with dinosaurs, chatting amid live butterflies and meeting amongst whales. The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' unique meeting spaces make wonderful events possible.

  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Accessible to people with disabilities:
    • Elevators Indoor:
    • Monday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Thursday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Friday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Saturday Hours: 9am-5pm
    • Sunday Hours: noon-5pm
    Group Tour Amenities
    • Group Rate Available:
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Largest Room 20,000
    • Theatre Capacity 260
    • Banquet Capacity 1,080
    • Classroom Capacity 175
    • Reception Capacity 2,250
    • Indoor
    • Alcohol Allowed
    • Outside Catering From Approved List Required
    • Band Allowed
    • AV Equipment
    • Kitchen Facilities
    Main Museum - Auditorium
    • Theater Capacity: 260
    Main Museum - Fifth Floor Boardroom
    • Banquet Capacity: 18
    • Reception Capacity: 35
    Main Museum - First Floor
    • Banquet Capacity: 250
    • Reception Capacity: 400
    Main Museum - First Floor Outdoors
    • Reception Capacity: 50
    Main Museum - Fourth Floor
    • Banquet Capacity: 120
    • Reception Capacity: 250
    Main Museum - Level A Meeting Room
    • Classroom Capacity: 30
    • Theater Capacity: 50
    Main Museum - Museum/Gallery
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 20,000
    • Banquet Capacity: 275
    • Classroom Capacity: 40
    • Theater Capacity: 265
    • Reception Capacity: 475
    Main Museum - Second Floor
    • Banquet Capacity: 120
    • Reception Capacity: 250
    Main Museum - Special Exhibits Gallery
    • Banquet Capacity: 250
    • Theater Capacity: 150
    • Reception Capacity: 500
    Main Museum - Third Floor
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Reception Capacity: 350
    NRC - Environmental Conference Center
    • Banquet Capacity: 175
    • Classroom Capacity: 200
    • Reception Capacity: 250
    NRC - First Floor Exhibit Area
    • Banquet Capacity: 120
    • Reception Capacity: 300
    NRC - Second Floor Exhibit Area
    • Reception Capacity: 200
    NRC - SECU Daily Planet
    • Banquet Capacity: 50
    • Classroom Capacity: 75
    NRC - Third Floor Exhibit Area
    • Reception Capacity: 200
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