40 Free Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.
Raleigh is indeed the "Home of the Free," with an abundance of free attractions contributing to the lively and unexpected nature of the area. Below is just a sample of all of the "priceless" things you can see and do. Don't miss out on the free museums in Raleigh, which have led the city to be dubbed the "Smithsonian of the South." Parks, lakes and gardens offer tranquil settings to walk, run, stroll, bike and play throughout the area.
Raleigh, N.C.'s welcome mat is always out for you.
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The 164-acre Ann and Jim Goodnight Museum Park and its trail system welcome visitors through natural areas and to more than a... View More
Located 30 minutes from Raleigh, visitors can enjoy a one-hour ride behind a real locomotive. Learn about railroad history at the... View More
Constructed by the College of Engineering, the NCSU Solar House serves as a resource for industry, citizens and students by... View More