The North Carolina Museum of History is located in downtown Raleigh, between the State Capitol and the Legislative Building, at 5 East Edenton Street. The main entrance faces Bicentennial Plaza and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. The museum’s phone number is 919-807-7900.
FROM the NORTH or EAST: Take the Capital Boulevard exit off I-440 north of Raleigh. Follow the Capital Boulevard (Downtown) designation. Continue south approximately two miles and turn left onto Jones Street. Go three blocks. The museum is on the right.
FROM the WEST or SOUTH: Take the Person Street exit off I-40. Proceed north for two miles. Turn left onto Edenton Street. Go three blocks. The museum is ahead on the right.
Bus parking is available on Blount Street. Limited visitor parking is available in the lot behind the museum and can be accessed from Jones Street or Edenton Street.