Top Attractions

This page lists top family attractions in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
Kids Raleigh: Top Attractions - Fun 4 Raleigh Kids
City Market

Experience historic City Market, home to art galleries, restaurants and specialty shops. The original cobblestone streets are lit by lamps and filled ...

Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
300 Parham St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
Marbles Kids Museum

Marbles serves a diverse population of families, school groups and community organizations with dozens of themed exhibits, daily programs, summer camp ...

Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC, 27601
North Carolina Executive Mansion

This fine, Victorian-style mansion, built from native materials and home to N.C. governors since 1891, was described by F.D.R. as having “the most bea ...

Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
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 exhibitions and public programs, an amphitheater for ou ...

Free: Yes
Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences is the largest museum of its kind in the Southeast. Through our exhibits, programs and field experiences ...

Free: Yes
Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
11 West Jones St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
North Carolina State Capitol

Completed in 1840, this National Historic Landmark is one of the best-preserved examples of a civic building in Greek Revival-style architecture. It o ...

Free: Yes
Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
1 E. Edenton St., Raleigh, NC, 27601
Pullen Park

Pullen Park is a 66.33 acres public park west of downtown Raleigh, adjacent to the campus of North Carolina State University, between Western Boulevar ...

Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
520 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, NC, 27606
State Farmers Market, Raleigh

More than fresh vegetables, it’s a family adventure. Considered one of the nation’s best and most modern markets, visitors enjoy 75 acres of indoor/ou ...

Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
1201 Agriculture St., Raleigh, NC, 27603