Make a Note :

The museum will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 20. IMAX at Marbles will be open. Several downtown streets will be closed on Saturday, April 19 for the SPCA K9-3K Dog Walk. Please plan some extra time for travel. Find out more at www.godowntownraleigh.com.

Educator Resources

Research shows that your field trip will have a stronger impact on students if they engage in related experiences in the classroom before and after your visit. Our educator resources page includes a wide assortment of exhibit and IMAX lesson plans, games and activities to spark young minds and enhance classroom learning.

IMAX Documentary Educator Resources

Prepare your students for their IMAX experience with classroom activities from several key educational sites.

Museum Exhibits Educator Resources

Build on the themes explored in the museum exhibits with related learning activities from educator resources. Verizo

MasterMind Educator Resources

Use these classroom activities before or after your visit to extend the knowledge and continue the fun.

Financial Literacy Lesson Plans

Build your studentsí financial literacy with these play-based lesson plans about needs and wants, goods and services, and how to make wise choices about how to earn, save, and spend. Connected to our Moneypalooza exhibit and Dollars and Sense and Money Makers programs.