North Carolina Museum of History

Top 1% of attractions in Raleigh-Durham
8 / 10

5 expert reviews

“The state's long and colorful history comes alive through innovative exhibits and programs in this state-of-the-art facility.”

– Frommer's

Fodor's Fodor's
"Founded in 1902, the museum is now in a state-of-the-art facility on Bicentennial Plaza." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Has all kinds of artifacts, such as Civil War photos, Cherokee crafts, 19th-century costumes and a special exhibit on stock-car racing." Full review
Where Where
"Bright, lively and interactive, this is not one of those boring history museums of days past." Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"A museum about North Carolina's history...visitors will find everything from two full-size historic houses to a life-size replica of the Wright brothers' plane, the "Wright Flyer."" Full review