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    Raleigh–Durham International Airport: 2400 John Brantley Blvd, Morrisville, North Carolina 27560

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N.C. Museum of History

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.6mi

— Sparkling facility showcases North Carolina’s unique and colorful history. (919) 715-0200. Closed on Mondays.

N.C. Museum of Art

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 10.0mi

— Features one of the South’s best collections. (919) 839-6262. Closed on Mondays.

N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.6mi

— Learn about the state’s natural history, from the coastal plains to the mountains. (919) 733-7450.

N.C. Sports Hall of Fame

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.6mi

— Members include Arnold Palmer, Dean Smith and Richard Petty. Housed in the N.C. Museum of History. (919) 715-0200. Closed on Mondays.

State Capitol
State Capitol

State Capitol

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.6mi

— This National Historic Landmark was built in the 1830s. Greek Revival architectural style. (919) 733-4994.

North Carolina Executive Mansion

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.9mi

— Called “the most beautiful governor’s mansion {interior} in America” by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. (919) 733-3456. Call in advance to make reservations for guided tours.

Parks, Lakes and Greenways

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 16.2mi

— Visitors to Greater Raleigh can enjoy more than 150 beautiful parks and lakes, covering 6,500 acres, and 46 miles of greenways. For a detailed listing, call the Greater Raleigh Convention & Visitors Bureau at (800) 849-8499.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Gardens

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 19.5mi

— A colorful variety of trees, shrubs and flowering plants surround a life-size bronze statue of Dr. King. (919) 834-6264.

State Farmers Market

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 16.3mi

— Produce doesn’t get any fresher — or more colorful – than at this 75-acre open air market. (919) 733-7417. Admission is free; produce is not.

Artspace

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 18.8mi

— A center for the visual arts featuring 44 working artists in open-to-the-public studios. (919) 821-2787. Closed Sundays.

J.C. Raulsten Arboretum at N.C. State University

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 10.6mi

— Features more than 6,000 varieties of plants from 55 countries. (919) 515-3132.

Historic Oakwood

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 15.1mi

— Victorian neighborhood listed in the National Tour of Historic Places. Nearby Oakwood Cemetery is the resting place of U.S. Senators, N.C. Governors, Confederate soldiers and generals. Neighborhood: (919) 834-0887. Cemetery: (919) 832-6077.

Pullen Park
Pullen Park

Pullen Park

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 13.7mi

— Downtown park featuring a 1911 antique carousel, train ride, kiddie boat ride and pedal boats. (919) 831-6468. Hours vary; small fee for rides.

State Legislative Building

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.6mi

— Home of the N.C. General Assembly. Designed by Edward Durrell Stone, who also designed the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and the American Embassy in New Delhi, India. (919) 733-7928.

St. Augustine’s College Chapel

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 20.9mi

— Built in 1895, the chapel is home to the bishop’s chair, a memorial to the Right Reverend Henry Beard Delany. (919) 516-4189. Hours: June – July, Mon. – Fri. 9 am-5 pm; Aug. – May, chapel service on Sundays at 11 am.

African-American Cultural Complex

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 20.2mi

— An exposition of contributions made by African Americans to the development of North Carolina and the United States. (919) 231-0625. Call in advance to schedule appointment.

Raleigh City Museum

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 14.8mi

— Interesting exhibits take visitors through the 200-year history of the Capital City. New location downtown at Historic Briggs Hardware Building (1874). (919) 832-3775. Hours vary; call for details.

North Carolina Solar Center

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 12.3mi

— Demonstration house and research facility on the N.C. State University campus. (919) 515-3799. Closed Saturdays.

Historic Oak View County Park

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 21.4mi

— Historic farmstead that focuses on Wake County’s agricultural heritage. (919) 250-1013. Open Monday through Saturday. Main house by appointment only.

Ray Price Legends of Harley Drag Racing Museum

Distance From Raleigh Durham Intl. Airport: 17.4mi

— Check out the only Harley-Davidson drag racing museum in the world located on the second floor of one of the largest Harley dealerships in the United States. The newly-expanded showroom is the home of the world-famous drag racing champion Ray Price. (919) 832-2261.