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The Chapel Hill Museum

in Museum, Historic

The Chapel Hill Museum, located in downtown Chapel Hill, preserves, exhibits and interprets the history and culture of Chapel Hill, North Carolina and the surrounding region. There are currently 12 exhibits of different scope and size. The two main exhibit halls feature changing exhibits on about a 6 week to 2 month cycle. It also features a gift shop and a bookstore. Free parking.

523 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
United States

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Kidzu Children's Museum

in Museum, Childrens

Kidzu Children's Museum is an interactive museum for young children and the adults in their lives, located in University Mall. It offers exceptional hands-on exhibits and weekly programs for young children (0-8 years), as well as other special events. It also features the Laughing Turtle Gift Shop. Admission for adults and children 1 and over, $5.50; children under 11 months, free.

201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514
United States

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Contemporary Art Museum

in Museum, Art

Always-changing contemporary works of art and design by emerging, mid-career and established artists working in a variety of media are displayed in this non-collecting museum located in downtown Raleigh's Warehouse District. Call or visit their website for information about their special events, exhibitions and programs. The museum is open every day but Tuesday.

409 W. Martin St.
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
United States

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Carolina Basketball Museum

in Historic, Museum

This new 8000-sq-ft. state-of-the-art museum in UNC's Ernie Williamson Athletic Center honors Carolina Basketball and the rich tradition of UNC Tar Heel basketball. The first floor features a "Game Day" theme where visitors enter a theater for pre-game build-up, then into the main museum space with interactive displays and memorabilia from Carolina's storied program on the UNC court.

450 Skipper Bowles Dr.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514
United States

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Ava Gardner Museum

in Historic, Museum

The museum houses an incredible collection of scripts, photos, costumes and personal effects of screen legend Ava Gardner, whose grave site is located at nearby Sunset Memorial Gardens. Experience her rise from a local country girl to one of Hollywood's film goddesses, whose friends and co-stars included Mickey Rooney, Clark Gable, Frank Sinatra and Gregory Peck.

325 E. Market Street
Smithfield, North Carolina 27577
United States

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Orange Co. Historical Museum

in Historic, Museum

Located on the site of North Carolina's 1788 Constitutional Convention, the Orange County Historical Museum interprets the history of Orange County from the pre-settlement period to the 1950s. Collection includes the only complete set of Colonial weights and measures in the U.S. and the desk of Governor Thomas Burke. A second floor gallery features special exhibits on local history.

201 Churton St.
Hillsborough, North Carolina 27278
United States

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N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences

in Childrens, Museum, Museum, Historic

The Southeast's largest natural history museum offers four floors of exhibits, including the world's most complete Acrocanthosaurus dinosaur; Willo, the first dinosaur discovered with a fossilized heart; a two-story waterfall; the Living Conservatory with hummingbirds and butterflies - and now the new Nature Research Center and three-story high globe of the SECU Daily Planet.

11 W. Jones St.
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
United States

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Museum of Life and Science

in Childrens, Museum

Rated as one of the top four family-friendly museums in the Southeast, this indoor/outdoor science-technology center includes the Magic Wings Butterfly House, Explore the Wild with live black bears, red wolves and exotic lemurs close-up, Catch the Wind, Dinosaur Trail and many more interactive exhibits. Admission is $12.50 for adults, $10.50 for seniors, $9.50 ages 3-12, free for children under 3.

433 W. Murray Ave.
Durham, North Carolina 27704
United States

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Duke Homestead Historic Site

in Museum, Historic, Museum

At Historic Duke Homestead visitors can tour the site where Washington Duke started his successful tobacco empire. Visit Duke's 1852 family homestead, tobacco barns, original factory, and museum showcasing the history and production of tobacco and pioneering marketing strategies. Guided tours of the surviving historical structures on the grounds are offered, as well as an orientation film.

2828 Duke Homestead Road
Durham, North Carolina 27705
United States

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City of Raleigh Museum

in Museum, Historic

Located in the historic Briggs Building, built in 1874 as a hardware store, the museum is the only home for artifacts of the city and its people. It is an educational center using exhibits, lectures and programs to help residents and visitors learn about the diverse aspects of the city's people, places and events. It is located in the heart of downtown Raleigh. Group tours are available.

220 Fayetteville St.
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
United States

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