FAQs to prepare for your visit.
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Adult, Child, Senior
Under age 1
Military (with ID)
Terminix “Play Late for Less” - Wed–Fri after 3pm
Bank of America Museums on Us
Child (under age 12)
Marbles Member Adult
Senior, Military, College Student (with valid ID)
Please note: All 3D movies require the purchase of $1.00 single-use 3D glasses. This charge will appear when paying for your tickets.
Members Early Entry begins at 9am, Wednesday - Sunday.
Marbles IMAX is showing documentaries select weekdays and Saturdays and Sundays. See showtimes for feature films.
Additional Information to plan your visit:
Marbles Kids Museum is located at 201 East Hargett Street in downtown Raleigh, at the corner of Hargett and Blount, across from Moore Square.
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NOTICE: It is $3/hr to park in the Blount Hourly Parking Lot behind Marbles Kids Museum. The standard rate for street parking on Hargett and Blount streets is $1.25-$1.50 per hour, meter accepts coins, credit cards or Passport App. Free on-street parking is available on Bloodworth Street, within a short walking distance from the museum. Check out the City of Raleigh parking guide.
Wilmington Street Station Parking Deck Pay parking deck located across Blount Street from the museum. There are entrances when heading North on Wilmington Street between Morgan Street and Hargett Street, and when heading South on Blount Street between Morgan Street and Hargett Street.
Street Parking Metered parking spaces are located on all streets surrounding Marbles: Blount, Person and Hargett streets.
Blount Hourly Parking Lot Located at the north entrance to Marbles campus with direct sidewalk access. Enter when heading East on Morgan Street between Blount Street and Person Street, or when heading North on Person Street between Hargett Street and Morgan Street/New Bern Avenue.
*Please note that Marbles does not own this parking lot. The owner of the lot may tow non-paying customers.
A comprehensive guide to Downtown Raleigh parking can be found here>>
GoRaleigh provides bus transit throughout Raleigh as well as R-LINE service in Downtown Raleigh. The GoRaleigh Station is conveniently located one block from Marbles between South Wilmington and South Blount streets and East Hargett and East Martin streets. A system-wide transit map can be found here>>
The Raleigh Amtrak Train Station is located at 510 West Martin Street, eight blocks (15 minute walk) from Marbles.
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