Downtown Museum Dates Closed 2017

  • Monday, November 6
  • Thursday, November 23
  • Sunday, December 24
  • Monday, December 25
  • Monday, January 1

Prairie Ridge & Whiteville Dates Closed

  • Monday, November 6
  • Thursday, November 23
  • Sunday, December 24
  • Monday, December 25
  • Monday, January 1
  • Plus all state holidays

Nature Exploration Center (NEC)

11 West Jones Street, Downtown Raleigh

  • Monday–Saturday: 9am–5pm
  • Sunday: noon–5pm

Nature Research Center (NRC)

121 West Jones Street, Downtown Raleigh

  • Monday–Saturday: 9am–5pm
  • Sunday: noon–5pm

Prairie Ridge Ecostation

1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh

  • Monday–Saturday: 9am–4:00pm
  • Sunday: noon–4:30pm

Whiteville

415 South Madison Street, Whiteville

  • Tuesday–Saturday: 9am–5pm

Living Conservatory

4th Floor, Nature Exploration Center

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday–Friday: 10am–3pm
  • Saturday: 11am–4pm
  • Sunday: 1pm–4pm

Naturalist Center

2nd Floor, Nature Research Center

Daily Planet Cafe

1st Floor, Nature Research Center

  • Monday–Friday: 8am–5pm
  • Thursdays: 8am–9pm
  • Saturday: 9am–5pm
  • Sunday: 9am–5pm

Acro Cafe

4th Floor, Nature Exploration Center

  • Monday–Saturday: 10am–4pm
  • Sunday: noon–4pm

Museum Stores

1st and 2nd Floors, Nature Exploration Center
1st Floor, Nature Research Center

  • Monday–Friday: 10am–4:45pm
  • Saturday: 9am–4:45pm
  • Sunday: noon–4:45pm