Category - Museums & History

Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: February 2017

Wednesday, February 01, 2017, 6am by visitRaleigh

Dig In! It's a great time to be a foodie in Raleigh, N.C., and Feb. looks ready to serve up one our best months yet! Just recently, Southern Living called N.C.'s capital city "a culinary mecca" and named downtown Raleigh "the new chef's capital"; Zagat listed...
There are so many reasons to make a trip to Raleigh, N.C.—top-tier restaurants from award-winning chefs, a world-class collection of free museums, an innovative and thriving arts scene—it can be tough to pick just one thing to build your visit around. To help you get organized and...

Video: Marbles Kids Museum's Sally Edwards

Thursday, January 05, 2017, 6am by visitRaleigh

"Play with purpose" is one of the smart ideas fueling Raleigh, N.C.'s innovation pipeline, with community leaders like Marbles Kids Museum president/director Sally Edwards exciting and engaging visitors with big ideas they can take home. In 2007, she led the merger of two downtown...
One of the most visited attractions in N.C., Raleigh's Marbles Kids Museum is a great place to take the kids for purposeful play. The interactive museum, downtown, features themed exhibits (for kids ages 10 and under) plus daily educational programs, special events and giant-screen IMAX films,...
Where historic charm meets leading edge, you'll find Cary, N.C. Known as a neighborly hometown for the smart, tech-savvy people who flock to work at thriving area companies, the Town of Cary has much to other visitors as well. Kris Carmichael, supervisor of programming for the Town's...
Local Shopping, Arts Watching Raleigh, N.C., starts gearing up for the holidays this month! Shopping sprees, light displays, ballets and hockey games make for perfect weekend adventures, date nights and family gatherings. It's easy to spend a day exploring independently-owned shops and stores