Welcome to Raleigh! Visit the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, stroll through Pullen Park, or dine on great eats at Morgan Street Food Hall. Whatever you do in this city, you'll agree that it's a perfect destination for a family getaway.

Family Guide to Raleigh

Check out the top spots for families in Raleigh (including lots of free and budget-friendly attractions!). Ready to pack your bags? Download the Raleigh coloring page so the kiddos can keep track of every place you visit.

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Raleigh: Make Your Dollar Go Further

The best family vacations are the ones filled with the most fun for the least cash, right? Check out these budget-friendly spots in Raleigh, NC.


48-Hour Guide to Raleigh and Surrounding Cities

Take a weekend trip to Raleigh, North Carolina and its sister cities Durham and Cary for a taste of southern charm. Our guide has some of the best attractions, restaurants, and accommodations this area has to offer.


Big Time Family Fun in Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh serves up big city fun with a side of Southern charm. Check out this guide to some of the best parks, museums, and activities that this city has to offer.

A bright blue afternoon sky sits in the background of a downtown street in Raleigh, North Carolina, with tall office buildings to the left and a lush, curved green bush to the right.

Getting Cultured in Raleigh, North Carolina

Heading to Raleigh, North Carolina on your next trip and want to immerse yourself in the local arts scene? Check out this guide to Raleigh’s must-see museums, galleries, and theatre venues.

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Where to Find the Best Southern Cooking in Raleigh

Sure, you can find thousands of restaurants across the U.S. with biscuits and gravy on the menu, but when you order traditional Southern food in the South, it’s bound to be authentic.


6 Ways to Get Outdoors in Raleigh, North Carolina

With mild year-round weather and tons of city, county, and state parks, North Carolina’s Research Triangle — made up of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill — offers plenty to do.


Insider’s Guide to Raleigh, North Carolina

Ready for an insider’s look at Raleigh and the nearby cities of Durham and Cary? Known as “The Triangle,” the area is packed with places to explore that aren’t on tourists’ radar.