Raleigh

Free Fun

This page lists free programs and activities for kids in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
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Andrew Johnson's Birthplace

The historical marker is located at 123 Fayetteville Street in Raleigh. About a block away, across t ...

Mordecai Historic Park at 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, NC
Cary Towne Center Kids Court and Train

Come check out the kids play area and Choo Choo Kids Express Train. There is a fee to ride the trai ...

1105 Walnut Street, Cary, NC
City of Raleigh Museum

COR Museum is located in the core of Downtown Raleigh in the historic Briggs Hardware building. Our ...

220 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC, 27601
Flix 4 Kids at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday mo ...

Wake Forest Renaissance Center, 405 S. Brooks St, Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Free Tuesday Morning Movies at Halle Cultural Arts Center Apex

Grab the kids, snacks, and blankets and visit us (in the nice cool air conditioning) for your free, ...

237 N. Salem Street, Apex, NC, 27502
Gregg Museum of Art and Design

As part of a research-extensive land-grant university, the Gregg Museum of Art & Design inspires cre ...

516 Brickhaven Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606
Greystone Recreation Center

The first of its kind indoor recreation center, is 9,600 square-feet and features an indoor play are ...

7713-55 Lead Mine Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27615
Haywood Hall House and Gardens

John Haywood, the state’s first elected treasurer, built this Federal-style frame house in 1799. It ...

211 New Bern Pl., Raleigh, NC, 27601
Historic Oak View County Park

This antebellum farmstead features an 1855 Greek Revival house, detached kitchen, cotton gin house, ...

4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Historic Oakwood Cemetery

Adjacent to Historic Oakwood, Oakwood Cemetery, with over 20,000 interments, is the resting place of ...

701 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh, NC, 27601
JC Raulston Arboretum

The JC Raulston Arboretum is a nationally acclaimed garden with one of the largest and most diverse ...

4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606
Juniper Level Botanic Garden

Juniper Level Botanic Garden (JLBG) is a 10-acre education, research and display garden with over 22 ...

9241 Sauls Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27603
North Carolina Executive Mansion

This fine, Victorian-style mansion, built from native materials and home to N.C. governors since 189 ...

200 N. Blount St., R, NC, 27601
North Carolina Museum of Art

The NCMA offers a permanent collection spanning more than 5,000 years, a variety of celebrated exhib ...

2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607
North Carolina Museum of History

Bring your family to the North Carolina Museum of History for a fun-filled day of adventure! They ha ...

5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC, 27601
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences is the largest museum of its kind in the Southeast. Th ...

11 West Jones St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
North Carolina Railroad Museum and New Hope Valley Railway

Open for outdoor, self-guided tours of historic railroad equipment on weekends year-round. Trains op ...

3900 Bonsal Rd., Apex, NC, 27562
North Carolina State Capitol

Completed in 1840, this National Historic Landmark is one of the best-preserved examples of a civic ...

1 E. Edenton St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
North Carolina State Legislative Building

Home of the North Carolina General Assembly, the building is unique because it is devoted solely to ...

16 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
Page-Walker Arts and History Center

Built in 1868 as a railroad hotel by Town of Cary Founder, Allison Francis Page, it is listed on the ...

119 Ambassador Loop, Cary, NC, 27513
Pope House Museum

The Pope House Museum, built in 1901, is a restored home once owned by Dr. M.T. Pope, a prominent Af ...

511 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601
Raleigh Municipal Rose Garden

A historic garden featuring 1,200 roses of 60 different varieties blooming from late May until autum ...

301 Pogue St., Raleigh, NC, 27607
RDU Observation Park

Popular with kids of all ages, RDU’s Observation Park provides sweeping views of RDU’s 10,000-foot r ...

2400 Terminal Blvd, Morrisville, NC, 27560
Saint Augustine's University Historic Chapel

One of the oldest buildings now on the Saint Augustine's University campus, this Norman Gothic-style ...

1315 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Triangle Town Center Mall Playground

The Triangle Town Center Kid's Play Area is located near Sears on the lower level. The new indoor pl ...

5959 Triangle Town Blvd, Raleigh, NC
Wake Forest Historical Museum

The new museum, located behind the historic Calvin Jones House, is bright and elegant, featuring slo ...

414 N. Main Street, Wake Forest, NC, 27587
William Peace University, Main Building

An impressive Greek Revival structure used during the Civil War as a hospital; from 1865 to 1869, it ...

15 E. Peace St., Raleigh, NC, 27604
WRAL Azalea Gardens

Imagine yourself on a breezy spring day basking in the warm rays of the sun, surrounded by beautiful ...

2619 Western Blvd, 27606