Child and parent looking at history wheel

Youth and Families

Kids and Families Events

Click here for a list of upcoming kids and families events at the Museum!

Discovery Carts

Touch, talk, and learn! Touch hands-on objects and talk to museum docents at these carts located throughout the exhibit galleries. Topics range from farm chores to naval stores, decorative arts to NASCAR, and more. This ongoing program is dependent on docent availability.

3 children playing in museum lobby

Museum Gallery Hunts and Guides

Explore your way through the museum! Choose one, two, or many of these hunts—print them out or pick up copies at the museum. Click here and look under "For Your Visit."

Super Summer Passport -- Art + History + Science

Take a trip this summer with your North Carolina Museums! Explore and connect with family-friendly activities.