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Olivia Raney Local History Library

  • Address: 4016 Carya Dr., Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Area: East Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.250.1196

About

The original Olivia Raney Library opened in 1901 across from the old Capitol, moved to Fayetteville Street Mall in 1965 and closed in 1985. Today, the library’s research collection focuses on historical and genealogical materials related to Wake County and N.C., with an extensive Civil War collection and databases that provide additional resources. Free admission. Hours: Mon.-Fri.,10am-6pm; Sat., 10am-2pm.

  • About

    The original Olivia Raney Library opened in 1901 across from the old Capitol, moved to Fayetteville Street Mall in 1965 and closed in 1985. Today, the library’s research collection focuses on historical and genealogical materials related to Wake County and N.C., with an extensive Civil War collection and databases that provide additional resources. Free admission. Hours: Mon.-Fri.,10am-6pm; Sat., 10am-2pm.

  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Accessible to People with Disabilities:
    • Restaurant On-Site:
    • Monday Hours: 10am-6pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 10am-6pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 10am-6pm
    • Thursday Hours: 10am-6pm
    • Friday Hours: 10am-6pm
    • Saturday Hours: 10am-2pm
    • Sunday Hours: Closed
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    • Largest Room 75
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