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Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

There are more than 200 parks in Raleigh featuring classes and programs, art centers, athletic facilities, community centers, lakes, nature preserves, dog parks, playgrounds, swimming pools, greenway trails, historic sites, open spaces, and more! 




Raleigh Municipal Building
6th Floor
222 W. Hargett St., Ste. 608
Raleigh, NC 27601


PRCR Director:
Oscar Carmona

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Our mission: Together we connect and enrich our community through exceptional experiences.

Our vision: Bringing people to parks and parks to people.