Pullen Park is a 66.33 acres public park west of downtown Raleigh, adjacent to the campus of North Carolina State University, between Western Boulevard and Hillsborough Street. The park features picnic areas, a concessions stand along with several small rides including the Pullen Park Carousel, train, and kiddie boats. Pedal boats are also available for rent seasonally on the park's large pond. The Pullen Aquatic Center, Pullen Arts Center and Theatre In the Park are also located on the park grounds. It is one of the most famous and known parks around the Raleigh/Durham area.
In addition to several swing sets, sand areas and other various playground equipment for children of all ages, the park also contains lighted tennis courts, two ball fields, a lake with paddle boats, covered and uncovered picnic areas, many picturesque paths and bridges, an adjacent Aquatic Center as well as the adjacent Pullen Arts Center and Theatre In the Park.
The Aquatic Center and the Arts Center both offer classes to all ages in fitness, swimming and art (pottery, jewelry making, weaving, glass art, etc.) and plays are performed on a regular basis in the internationally acclaimed Theatre In the Park.
Join us at Pullen Park for the new Junior Conductor Adventure powered by TRAKID! $7 per family and typically takes 45 minutes to complete. This content and experience are designed with children ages 5-12 in mind. This experience is a digital way for kids to explore Pullen Park with their families while learning about some fun and engaging topics along the way. This first Junior Conductor Adventure will help you explore a brief history of Pullen Park as you travel to different landmarks scattered about the amusement area.
Type of Sport Area: Courts
Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
520 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, NC, 27606