Pullen Park

  • Address: 520 Ashe Ave., Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Phone: 919.996.6468

About

Established in 1887 and designated as the first public park in N.C., Pullen Park in Raleigh is the fifth oldest amusement park in the U.S. and the 16th oldest in the world. Nestled between downtown Raleigh and the main campus of North Carolina State University, Pullen Park is known for terrific recreational opportunities—especially for kids and families—the park includes an operating carousel built in 1911, a miniature train you can ride through the park, pedal boats to cruise around Lake Howell, plus tennis courts, baseball and softball fields, an arts center and an innovative performing arts venue, Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre). Free admission; small fee for amusement rides. Hours vary; call or visit website for more details.

  • About

    Established in 1887 and designated as the first public park in N.C., Pullen Park in Raleigh is the fifth oldest amusement park in the U.S. and the 16th oldest in the world. Nestled between downtown Raleigh and the main campus of North Carolina State University, Pullen Park is known for terrific recreational opportunities—especially for kids and families—the park includes an operating carousel built in 1911, a miniature train you can ride through the park, pedal boats to cruise around Lake Howell, plus tennis courts, baseball and softball fields, an arts center and an innovative performing arts venue, Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre). Free admission; small fee for amusement rides. Hours vary; call or visit website for more details.

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  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Accessible to people with disabilities:
    • Monday Hours: 10:30am -6:30pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 10:30am -6:30pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 10:30am -6:30pm
    • Thursday Hours: 10:30am -6:30pm
    • Friday Hours: 10:30am -6:30pm
    • Saturday Hours: 10:30am-8pm
    • Sunday Hours: 1pm-8pm
    Hotel Rates & Parking
    • Type of Parking:
      • Surface Lot
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Reception Capacity 490
    Patio
    • Width: 45
    • Length: 150
    • Reception Capacity: 40
    Shelter 1
    • Width: 52
    • Length: 20
    • Reception Capacity: 50
    Shelter 2
    • Width: 25
    • Length: 22
    • Reception Capacity: 50
    Shelter 3
    • Width: 32
    • Length: 28
    • Reception Capacity: 75
    Shelter 4
    • Width: 48
    • Length: 48
    • Reception Capacity: 75
    Shelter 5
    • Width: 46
    • Length: 30
    • Reception Capacity: 75
    Shelter 6
    • Width: 52
    • Length: 20
    • Reception Capacity: 50
    Shelter 9
    • Width: 40
    • Length: 27
    • Reception Capacity: 75