Make a Note :

Marbles will close at 3pm on Saturday, April 26 to prepare for Marbles Imagination Ball.

The Day of Your Visit

Bus Drop-Off
Bus drop-off and pick-up takes place in front of the museum building on Hargett Street. For more information on bus parking, please contact the Group Sales Coordinator at 919.857.1049.

Marbles Kids Museum offers a room for floor-seated picnic-style lunches. Use of this space must be reserved in advance when scheduling your visit. Lunches should be packed and labeled with your group's name.

Exploring the Museum
Marbles Kids Museum is a self-guided museum. Please divide your group into teams with one chaperone(s) per team prior to your arrival. We will greet you with tips to facilitate your fun. Each team should remain together at all times.

Marbles Corner Store
Take up a little bit of the fun back to school with you! Wrap up your field trip with a visit to Marbles Corner Store or pre-order a treat box of popular Marbles Corner Store items for just $5 per person. Contact us at to find out more or place a gift bag order. Students must be accompanied by a chaperone in Marbles Corner Store.


Teachers and chaperones are responsible for the behavior of their students at all times. All students must stay with their chaperones. Food, drinks, candy and gum are not permitted in the museum. "Wheelie" shoes are not permitted in the museum or IMAX Theatre. Chaperones are encouraged to place mobile phones and PDAs on vibrate and use them only when urgent.
NOTE: We reserve the right to ask any disorderly group to leave the building without refunds. Your school is responsible for damage to museum/IMAX property while your group is visiting.