People sitting at table playing board game

The City of Raleigh Museum Programs

Board Game Night

People sitting at tables playing board game

The City of Raleigh Museum is opening its doors after hours and inviting guests to join a night of historically themed board and tabletop games! Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be included with your ticket.

Date: October 1
Time: 5 - 11 p.m.
Cost: $8 for Non-Members; Free for Members

Legacy of India Night

Women dancing

In the 1970’s, India Night was organized at NCSU and became one of the first opportunities for South Asians to celebrate their heritage and share it with the larger community. Join the City of Raleigh Museum as we celebrate and explore the history of India Night and its lasting legacy in the community. Hear from early India night organizers about how this groundbreaking event came to be and how Indian and other South Asian cultures continue to celebrate at NCSU and in the community today. 
The event will feature music, dance, art, and speakers that continues the celebration of Indian culture in the Triangle.

Date: Sunday, October 2, 2022
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Age: All Ages
Cost: Free

Call for Raleigh Baseball Related Artifacts

Vintage photo of youth baseball players

Do you have historical items connected to Raleigh’s baseball history? They could be included in an upcoming exhibit at the City of Raleigh Museum!

Examples include but are not limited to:

  • Amateur, semi-professional, and professional equipment, uniforms, pictures, papers
  • Tickets and programs from games
  • Signed commemoratives by players
  • Videos of practices and games
  • Papers connected to team statistics
  • Baseball cards for local teams and players

Items will be reviewed for possible donation or loan at the City of Raleigh Museum.

Item Review Dates & Times: October 8 and 11, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
If you are unable to attend those dates, please contact Curator of Collections, Ainsley Powell919-996-4365 to discuss your items.

Paint Your Pet

People standing behind painted portraits of their pets

The Friends of the City of Raleigh Museum invite you to imagine your pet as royalty. Join us to paint your pet as Sir Walter Raleigh or Queen Elizabeth I. This workshop will include a sketch of your pet by the instructor then you will paint with step-by-step guidance. This fun filled workshop in the museum gallery will include beverages.

Tickets are $50 per person and Friends of the COR Museum members receive a 30% discount. Become a member today.

Date: October 14
Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
Age: Adults 18 +
Cost: $50
Register Today




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220 Fayetteville St
Raleigh, NC 27601


City of Raleigh Museum